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World Design Capital 2014

How can you participate in World Design Capital?

There are many ways Capetonians can participate in World Design Capital events.

How branding won the bid to host World Design Capital

Find out how it came about that Cape Town won the bid to host World Design Capital and what role branding played.

WDC looks at social issues that can be impacted by design

World Design looks at social issues that can be impacted by design, including shack design, infrastructure, green economy and food security.

What is World Design Capital

News24 talks to Alayne Reesberg, CEO of Cape Town Design to find out what exactly World Design Capital is.

The Bid Story

Cape Town’s bid was to acknowledge that we are using design thinking as a tool for transformation.

The Themes Explored

The following groupings will help you to identity the themes

The Themes

The themes are designed to ignite the imagination of the public and contribute towards a greater understanding of the multi-faceted nature of design.

Cape Town Design NPC

Cape Town Design NPC is the implementation company of World Design Capital Cape Town 2014.

About World Design Capital 2014

Cape Town’s bid to be World Design Capital 2014 forms part of a broader vision to transform Cape Town