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CTICC Steel Award 2017
The recently completed CTICC East won the Commercial Category at the annual Steel Awards 2017.   
Makeka Design Labs has been invited to participate in the Phaidon Atlas project, with a selection of some of our best projects.Check out http://phaidonatlas.com/ for more information.
At the opening of COP 17 in Durban, Mokena Makeka was interviewed by Design Indaba on his profession and creative attitude... Mokena Makeka believes creativity will change the world, provided creativity is given an opportunity to do so. Mokena Makeka encourages a broader dialogue around the...
CAPE TOWN - Cape Town is a beautiful city, residents revel in it believing that the sea and mountains make them cool, our cousins up north love visiting to play, before returning to their concrete jungles to make real cash - so they can come back the next year. Foreigners love it and tell their...
GQ [Siphiwe Mpye] & Mokena Makeka At Dion Chang’s recent Flux Trend Review, the stand out speaker was a thoughtful, eloquent University of Cape Town Architecture graduate with an ego-crushing list of accolades from his student days to the work he does through his company Makeka Design Lab (MDL...
A huge R80 billion regeneration project for the Cape Town Station precinct and more than 50 hectares of land between Woodstock and Culemborg is set to radically alter Cape Town's inner city and breathe life into a "dead area".Plans include the recovery of shipwrecks from below the Cape Town station...