1.618 wrap up for 2021

1.618 wrap up for 2021

As the year draws to a close, we’re looking back on the 2021 PG Bison 1.618 Education Initiative competition, themed “Towards a world connected”.  Social spaces in the new normal Lian Markham, Communications Manager at PG Bison, said, “Our 2021 competition theme...
PG Bison 1.618 Education Initiative 2021 winners announced

PG Bison 1.618 Education Initiative 2021 winners announced

Johannesburg, 29 October 2021: Zander Etienne Deysel, architecture student at Nelson Mandela University, has been announced as the winner of the prestigious 2021 PG Bison Education Initiative, winning a cash prize of R50 000 (and R50 000 for his lecturer too). Second...
Meet the 2021 finalists

Meet the 2021 finalists

It’s almost time for the PG Bison 1.618 Education Initiative 2021 awards ceremony, where our talented winner will be announced on 28 October! Here are our top 10 finalists (in alphabetical order of institution), and a little about each one: Alexia Ausserhoffer from...
It’s almost time for the 1.618 awards

It’s almost time for the 1.618 awards

The 2021 PG Bison 1.618 Education Initiative awards ceremony will take place on 28 October. We can’t wait to share the results! Watch this space to see the amazing interior design and architecture talents South Africa’s students have to offer as well as viewing the...
Anel Joubert shares a lecturer’s perspective

Anel Joubert shares a lecturer’s perspective

Anel Joubert is a lecturer at Design Time School of Interior Design in Cape Town – the institution that scooped the top three  entries at the 2020 edition of the PG Bison 1.618 Education Initiative.. She loves renovating and building and says she can often be...