Open Design Cape Town Festival

Open Design Cape Town Festival

World Design Capital 2014   #WDC211 Facebook: Open Design Cape Town  twitter: Opendesignct Open Design CT Website Rock City feels really proud to be a part of this super team of creative individuals that steer Open Design Festival into new design waters. Rock City is responsible for content development and programme management of the Open Design CT […]

Live Design Tours

Live Design Tours

World Design Capital 2014   #WDC652 Facebook: LIVE DESIGN TOURS twitter: LiveDesignTours Why Tours? How can one highlight the real values and impact of design and innovation to a much wider audience and develop design literate citizens of the world? While exploring Cape Town and its surrounds, these tours are uniquely designed experiences that highlight how ordinary people […]

Loeries Creative Future Scholarship

Loeries Creative Future Scholarship

World Design Capital 2014   #WDC453 The Team “Andrew Human, CEO of the Loeries, has extensive experience and numerous international awards in digital media and advertising. Sune Stassen of Rock City Foundation has been the project manager since 2008. A design education specialist and design practitioner, Sune has created award-winning projects. She believes that although many products […]

Textbooks

Textbooks

Design Grade 10 by Future Managers Pty Ltd Design Grade 10, published in 2009 “The first ever full colour Design textbook designed for design by designers”  “Our country, South Africa, desperately needs to employ people in a variety of industries who can think creatively, solve problems and be innovative and original with their ideas. In short, […]

Design Transform Life Education Bus (in conceptual phase)

Design Transform Life Education Bus (in conceptual phase)

World Design Capital 2014    #WDC254 The Design Transform Lives Edu project will take design to the people, especially kids. Using design thinking and creative activities as the fundamental tools, this interactive environment and content will be carefully designed to educate and create new experiences that will also teach them vital life skills from preschool level […]

DESIGN>ED Magazine

DESIGN>ED Magazine

Sune Stassen was the contributing editor of Design>ED Design>Education No.1 Design>Education No.2 Design>Education No.3

Design Can Do

Design Can Do

For more information, visit the Design Can Do website. Watch the movie of the Cape Town experience – see further below. Rock City Foundation is the South African partner of Design Can Do, an international social design organization set up with a can-do attitude to tackle current social issues around the world with an interdisciplinary […]

Finalist in the INDEX: awards “Design to improve Life”

Finalist in the INDEX: awards “Design to improve Life”

The INDEX:awards is the biggest design award in the world “Inspiring, Educating and Engaging people in designing sustainable solutions to global challenges” – INDEX:award  More about this project and other finalists on the 2009 INDEX:award website A Quick Intro Officially launched in 2006 in the Western Cape, “Making the Difference Through Design”  supports all educators and […]

ACE – Academy for Creative Excellence (Pilate phase)

ACE – Academy for Creative Excellence (Pilate phase)

A flagship programme of MoDILA Project partners: Rock City Foundation and Tsiba Sponsored by Department of Arts & Culture Developing a curriculum for teenagers that can teach them a combination of leadership, business skills, entrepreneurship, design and conceptual thinking skills is a pretty exciting way of teaching. Besides being a project partner, Rock City Foundation […]