Category Archives: CTICC

7 Acts to look out for at the Design Indaba 2014

This year’s version of the local and international talent showcase is nearly upon us and with Cape Town being the 2014 World Design Capital, it should prove to be something quite special. The main event will run from 26-28 February at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, and these are some of the acts which we believe are worth a closer look.

THE DESIGN INDABA CONFERENCE

1. Scholten & Baijings

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Stefan Scholten & Carole Baijings are a Dutch design duo creating passion driven products.  Blankets, carpets, bed and table linens, ceramics and glass have all been given a new perspective through innovative materials and color. Continue reading

Cape Argus: City architects’ CTICC design a winner

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The building, with all its glass windows, will glow at night. The double helix inspired roof design, as well as the tower block raised up on concrete legs, are both visible in this image.

This article was recently published in the Weekend Argus(Saturday Edition). It does not reflect the opinions of KUBE architecture. We thought it better to keep them to ourselves. If you’ve got something to say please do.

“Three Capetonians took top honours with their dramatic design for the new Cape Town International Convention Centre building, beating 19 design teams, comprising more than 30 local and international architects.The winning team, made up of architects Piet Bakker, Anya van der Merwe and Mokena Makeka, have been responsible for a number of landmark buildings in Cape Town, including CTICC 1.  Continue reading