Saki Mafundikwa is a maverick visionary who left a successful design career in New York to return to his native Zimbabwe and open that country's first school of graphic design and new media. Mafundikwa is the author of Afrikan Alphabets
, a comprehensive review of African writing systems. He has participated in exhibitions and workshops around the world, contributed to a variety of publications and lectured about the globalization of design and the African aesthetic. In going home and opening his school, Mafundikwa's ambition is nothing less than to jump-start an African renaissance. Learn more.
About Design Days
Every year the Design Department hosts Design Days - A week full of events dedicated to showing campus what we're up to and share with everyone what we learn studying Design!
We have a full line-up from May 15-19 - we can't wait to see you all out there!