Design Trail Events & Functions

'Been Dreaming of the Med' a pop up exhibition by Marie Louise Koen is one not to be missed on the Design Trail.

Mentally escape this winter and be exported to the Amalfi through this show viewable at THE YARD Silo district

from 02.06.21 - 30.02.06

Join European Lighting & Design Centre on June 10th at 17h00.

European Lighting & Design Centre will be launching the Lodes and Diesel lighting ranges and everybody is invited to join us (under strict covid-19 regulations) for a glass of wine (or juice) and a snack to get a look and feel of the new ranges and our existing lighting ranges.  Their showroom is 450m2, over 2 floors, so we can assure social distancing.

Family Makers Day – Celebrating Youth Month, Creativity & Makers

On Saturday 26 June, Open Design Afrika brings you Family Makers Day, a day filled with creative workshops and demonstrations, developing future-making skills in children and citizens.

The workshops will be predominantly online to allow global access, with limited live events for locals to attend at the V&A Waterfront.

The full programme and booking details will be available on ODA FB page from early June.

Terms & Conditions

  1. Please note that booking is essential and that no ‘walk ins’ will be allowed.
  2. Only bookings that are done through the online form will be accepted and you will receive a confirmation email confirming your booking.
  3. By agreeing you give consent that your details may be shared with the presenting company.


Session 1 : 16h00 – 17h00

Session 2 : 18h00 – 19h00

We will be serving individual platters and the choice of food should be given with the booking.

We thank you for your understanding and consideration.

PS : If a session is fully booked you can either attend the other session or be placed on a waiting list.