Design in the metaverse: what to expect at Design Joburg 2022 - TimesLIVE

Design in the metaverse: what to expect at Design Joburg 2022 - TimesLIVE

What are the implications for art, design and architecture in the virtual worlds of the metaverse? Graham Wood spoke to some of the experts who will be speaking at Design Joburg this month

15 May 2022 - 00:03 By Graham Wood

“There are no stupid questions,” Melody Maker, digital consultant at advertising agency M&C Saatchi Abel, assures me as we kick off our discussion about the moment’s buzziest buzzword, the metaverse. In fact, one of the first things everyone I consulted on the topic assured me is that what we call the metaverse is shifting terrain...