Now based in Rotterdam, Nadine Botha is an editor, writer, reader, watcher, listener, student, curator and poet from South Africa. She has worked for Design Indaba, Mail&Guardian and VISI, and written for the FT, Metropolis, Coolhunting, Design Observer, Core 77, Art South Africa and Chimurenga, among others.



Down on the farm: eight emerging movements

Facing The Frictions - DAMN° Magazine

Facing The Frictions

The anti-architecture of Ana Penalba

The Good, The Bad, and The Un-Pretty - DAMN° Magazine

The Good, The Bad, and The Un-Pretty

Ahead of the opening of Items: Is Fashion Modern? at the MOMA, we revisit our 2016 interview with curator Paola Antonelli.

Impure Prost - DAMN° Magazine

Impure Prost

Emeka Ogboh's beer inspired by experiences of African migrants in Europe has been nominated for Designs of the Year.

Art of conspiracy - DAMN° Magazine

Art of conspiracy

Retro sci-fi, childhood conspiracy theories and an American diner act as Trojan horse for artist Monira Al Qadiri's sociopolitical critique.

Send sand! - DAMN° Magazine

Send sand!

To See A World In A Grain Of Sand is a new project by Atelier NL and they want your sand samples.

Post-truth objects - DAMN° Magazine

Post-truth objects

Exhibition of objects at Somerset House in London plays a game of Would I Lie To You?

A seaside story - DAMN° Magazine

A seaside story

Paris's 5.5 designstudio have made beach accessories that echo the modernist architecture of La Grande Motte.

Bacteria: From gut to gallery - DAMN° Magazine

Bacteria: From gut to gallery

Designers are exploring the implications of our bodies being made up of more microbiome cells than human cells.

‘No space is a good place’ - DAMN° Magazine

‘No space is a good place’

Depot Basel has closed its doors but, says co-founder Matylda Krzykowski, it’ll be back in a new form.

Portuguese Stone - DAMN° Magazine

Portuguese Stone

Experiments into contemporary stone utensils by the Campanas, the Bouroullecs and others propose thrilling new forms.

Cindy’s Instagram - DAMN° Magazine

Cindy’s Instagram

The queen of the selfie since long before Instagram, now you can follow Cindy Sherman there.

Anthropocene Architecture - DAMN° Magazine

Anthropocene Architecture

Tallinn Biennale asks: Can a city's wastewater be transformed into gas, food and fertile soil using a biotechnological ecosystem?