Creative Cape Town all about?
Creative Cape Town communicates, supports and facilitates the development of the creative and knowledge economy in the Central City of Cape Town. The key aim is to facilitate dynamic partnerships in the central city, in line with the goals of the central city development strategy, to make the central city into a leading centre for knowledge, innovation, creativity and culture in Africa and the South.
2 December 2013
Sure, 2014 will shine an international spotlight on local design and creativity, but it also offers the chance for us to recognise that local creative work is not just by us, it’s also for us. Looking ahead to Cape Town’s reign as World Design Capital in 2014, we asked some local practitioners and policy makers [...]
11 November 2013
4 November 2013
Creative Cape Town
Integral to Creative Cape Town’s mandate is communicating the developments, trends, opportunities and news about the creative and knowledge economy in Cape Town central city. Information is key in developing a proactive creative milieu, a prerequisite to Cape Town becoming a truly creative city. Creative Cape Town’s communication is aimed primarily at the creative and [...]
Great design requires fresh, open, responsive thinking and doing: in other words, creativity. Creativity in design feeds innovation, and innovation, essentially problem-solving, drives progress. Innovation is key to our economic development.