by Nadezna Siganporia Dec 08, 2020
In this STIR series, curated by Pramiti Madhavji, we take you behind the scenes of privately-owned museums, sharing their origin with chats with art collectors, curators and architects.
by Zohra Khan Nov 24, 2020
Featuring eight granary-styled cylindrical forms in rammed earth, The Thabo Mbeki Presidential Library in Johannesburg is set to become the epicenter for African Renaissance.
by Shraddha Nair Oct 17, 2020
Mary Sibande, who is currently displaying her photos at BredaPhoto 2020 photography festival in the Netherlands, speaks with STIR about colour and performance in her work.
by Meghna Mehta Jul 16, 2020
Daffonchio and Associates Architects’ building keeps context and occupant wellbeing at the core of its design, which includes minimalist geometries and louver façade.
by Meghna Mehta Jul 14, 2020
The Buffelsdrift Farm in Klein Karoo, SA, won gold at the International Domus Restoration and Conservation Award for restoring the heritage buildings using traditional techniques.
by Jincy Iype Jun 15, 2020
Inspired by Porsche 993’s flat-six motor engine, Super Veloce’s all-black espresso machine is made with surgical stainless steel and carbon fibre, for coffee lovers and car fanatics.
by Shraddha Nair Jun 10, 2020
Artist Daniel Popper talks to STIR about his motivations to create shared spaces for people through installation artworks, which bring together nature and sculpture.
by Meghna Mehta May 01, 2020
Frankie Pappas took on the task of bridging the landscape between a riverine forest and a sandstone cliff while raising a rare living space among animals and nature in South Africa.
by STIRworld Apr 17, 2020
In our Moments of Affection: Milanese Alliances (M.A.M.A.) series courtesy of FLOS, Hoppen, Zupanc and Malerba show solidarity for the Milan Design Week amid COVID-19.
by Jincy Iype Feb 29, 2020
Created from Eucalyptus wood, the British designer's first project in South Africa starts an important dialogue about design sustainability and greener construction materials.