We spent a week in the beautiful city of Paris in October 2016. More photos coming soon…
Digital Marketing for Architects in South Africa Many architects have successfully used simple digital marketing strategies, particularly through social media, to grow their businesses. Despite growth achieved by many architecture firms abroad, South African architects generally have not made full use of the opportunities that exist today. Digital marketing for architects, particularly in South Africa, […]
Medical Aid vs Hospital Plan During our first office meeting of 2016, we pondered the rising costs of living expenses in South Africa, particularly medical aid. Many young, healthy medical aid members are pondering this. Are the exorbitant monthly fees worth it? Or would a hospital plan suffice? And what about gap cover? There is obviously […]
Scale: 1:1250 Size: 40 x 110 cm November 2015 Urban Design Model from Design Mine on Vimeo.
Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) Design Mine (Pty) is a design company based in Stellenbosch and Johannesburg. We specialise in web design and development, e-commerce development, graphic and identity design, health and safety communication design, emergency evacuation / escape plan design, and architectural concept design. We comply with the values of Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment as […]
ABOVE LEFT: Arriving in San Francisco. ABOVE RIGHT: The view from Vallejo Steps. ABOVE LEFT: Chilling with the Painted Ladies. ABOVE RIGHT: The view from my hotel room, Hilton, Financial District. ABOVE: The magnificent Golden Gate Bridge. ABOVE: Renzo Piano’s California Academy of Sciences building. ABOVE: The Golden Gate Bridge from the Beach at Presidio. […]
On a recent trip to Pittsburgh, PA, USA, I was fortunate enough to visit the incredible house, Fallingwater or Kaufmann Residence, designed by Frank Lloyd Wrightt in 1935 in rural southwestern Pennsylvania.