Design Philosophy & Book Concept
On 16 April 2018, The City together with the Consulate General of the Kingdom of Netherlands hosted an expert meeting for the development of the See project. This closed event was convened by Zahira Asmal. Invited participants included project partner, Jay Pather (director, Institute for Creative Arts), project advisors Khalied Jacobs (architect & urban designer, Jakupa), Bonita Bennett (director, District 6 Museum) and Charlene Houston (director of museums, Western Cape Government) as well as Claude van Wyk (policy advisor: economic, political & cultural affairs, Consulate General of the Netherlands). Zahira presented the design philosophy, project plan and the book concept to the panel of advisors and project partners and supporters. A series of expert meetings will be held in order to develop the project.