• crêperie kitchen, Swan Cafe, interior design by Haldane Martin, photo by Micky Hoyle

    Haldane Martin designs interior for Swan Café crêperie

    Cape Town Opened May 2017 Haldane Martin has designed a new café for Cape Town: a traditional French crêperie called Swan Café, nestled in the hub of the bustling east city precinct. Elegant, feminine and atmospheric, the café brings to life the charm of Paris......

  • Kunjani Wines - interior design by Haldane Martin, photos by Micky Hoyle

    VISI: Stellenbosch tasting room: Kunjani! Wines

    When an entrepreneurial couple decided to build a tasting room on their Stellenbosch property Kunjani!, they didn’t anticipate that Haldane Martin would turn it into a landmark. But now there it is. Words: Ami Kapilevich You can’t miss Kunjani! Wines’ tasting room. Coming round a bend......

  • Business Day 23 Feb, Haldane Martin feature

    Business Day: Haldane Martin – Entrepreneurial Force

    Internationally acclaimed design whizz Haldane Martin is adding a French cafe to his collection of distinctive commercial interiors....

  • VISI video interview - Haldane Martin on Kunjani Wines

    Video interview: Kunjani Wines Great Spaces tour

    The VISI Great Spaces Tour calendar for 2018 kicked off on Saturday 3 March with a visit to Kunjani Wines in Stellenbosch. Haldane Martin led a design tour of our latest interior design project – the new wine estate in the Western Cape, being lauded......

  • VISI 360-tour of Kunjani Wines

    360-tour of Kunjani Wines by VISI

    As part of a VISI Great Spaces design tour, the South African decor magazine shot a 360-degree tour of Kunjani Wines, showcasing our interior design for the new wine estate in Stellenbosch. Browse the space below using your keyboard, mouse or mobile device to explore......

  • ICON magazine cover January 2018: interview with Haldane Martin

    ICON magazine interviews Haldane Martin

    ICON Magazine interviews Haldane Martin in their January 2018 edition about his latest furniture ranges, approach to interior design and thoughts on the South African design landscape. Read the full, unedited interview below or view the PDF. What are you exhibiting at Design Joburg this......

  • Kunjani Wines - interior design by Haldane Martin, photos by Micky Hoyle

    Haldane Martin designs Kunjani Wines – a new design landmark on the Stellenbosch wine route

    Stellenbosch Launched November 2017 An innovative interior design project by Haldane Martin Iconic Design has opened on the Stellenbosch Wine Route  –  a new wine estate called Kunjani Wines. Combining traditional architecture with contemporary design and a distinctive African flavour, Kunjani Wines is a new......

  • Mural by Nomad, restaurant design for Urbanologi in Mad Giant brewery, interior by Haldane Martin, photo by micky hoyle

    Eat Out: Urbanologi wins globally recognised award for restaurant design

    EatOut magazine features our award at the Restaurant and Bar Design Awards for best restaurant design in Africa and the Middle East Read the article Now in its ninth year, the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards is a globally recognised competition dedicated to the design of food-and-beverage spaces.......

  • Haldane Martin wins Restaurant & Bar Design Award for Urbanologi at Mad Giant

    Haldane Martin wins Restaurant & Bar Design Award for Urbanologi

    Haldane Martin Iconic Design is incredibly proud to announce we have just won an award for our interior design for Urbanologi restaurant in the Mad Giant Brewery in Johannesburg. The Restaurant and Bar Design Awards is one of the most esteemed design awards for food......

  • Signage, Healey's Cheese Deli, interior by Haldane Martin, Photo Micky Hoyle

    Haldane Martin designs Healey’s Cheesery & Deli

    Waterkloof Wine Estate, Somerset West Completed 2016 Haldane Martin was commissioned to design the interior of the new Healey’s Cheesery and Deli in the Western Cape wine region of Somerset West, as a space that offers customers the opportunity to taste cheese and wine together,......

  • Shopfront, Wolf-and Maiden concept store, interior by Haldane Martin, Photo by Micky Hoyle

    Haldane Martin designs Wolf & Maiden flagship store concept interior

    V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Completed 2017 Haldane Martin has designed a new interior concept store for Wolf & Maiden at the V&A Waterfront to showcase the handcrafted leather goods of the South African product design brand. The retail space is a visual capsule that breathes......

  • Appetizer: New Interiors for Restaurants and Cafes by Gestalten

    Haldane Martin's interior design for Mad Giant beer features in a new book by Gestalten on food places....

  • Haldane Martin portrait by Guido Schwarz

    Q&A with Haldane Martin and design students

    As a designer included in the South African universities’ and high school curriculum, Haldane Martin receives interview questions with design students for their assignments. Here are some of the recent Q&A’s for 2017. What are the objectives of your business ? As a designer, my......

  • "Meet You at the Cafe: Beautiful Coffee Brands & Shops" published by Send Points featuring Truth Coffee designed by Haldane Martin

    Meet You at the Cafe: Beautiful Coffee Brands & Shops

    Haldane Martin's design for Truth Coffee HQ has just featured in Meet You at the Cafe: Beautiful Coffee Brands & Shops, a new hard-cover book by SendPoints. ...

  • Sim-ply chair collection, lounge chair with arms render - designed by Haldane Martin. HALDANE MARTIN Endless Forms Most Beautiful line.

    VISI interview with Haldane Martin on new furniture collection

    VISI interviews Haldane Martin about the imminent launch of his new hospitality furniture range, Sim-ply, of the Endless Forms Most Beautiful line, at the inaugural Design Joburg fair in Sandton. Read the Interview Renowned local designer Haldane Martin is launching a new hospitality furniture collection......

  • Sim-ply chair collection render - designed by Haldane Martin. HALDANE MARTIN Endless Forms Most Beautiful line.

    Sim-ply chair collection: the new HALDANE MARTIN hospitality and residential furniture range

    Haldane Martin has designed a new chair collection called Sim-ply, marking the launch of the new hospitality and residential furniture range. Presented at Design Joburg in May 2017, the furniture is a significant departure from the signature Haldane Martin furniture collection and limited-edition pieces....

  • VISI Cool Spaces: Mad Giant

    VISI Cool Spaces: Mad Giant

    VISI features Haldane Martin’s design for Mad Giant in their regular feature, Cool Spaces. WORDS Malibongwe Tyilo IMAGES Micky Hoyle Its founder calls Mad Giant Craft Beer “bold and audacious”. When it came to creating a home for it, Eben Uys looked for the interior design to match these qualities. Johannesburg’s......

  • The Striped Horse Muizenberg bar - bar design by Haldane Martin, photography by Micky Hoyle

    Haldane Martin designs bar and furniture for Striped Horse craft beer

    Muizenberg, Cape Town Completed August 2016 Haldane Martin Iconic Design has designed a new bar for South African craft beer brand Striped Horse. The Striped Horse Muizenberg is an eclectic bar and grill with a distinctive character and aesthetic of worn patina and a relaxed......

  • Mad Giant video interview with Haldane Martin

    Video interviews on Mad Giant’s design concept

    In 2016 Haldane Martin launched an iconic new concept interior for South African craft beer Mad Giant. The new brewery, tasting room and restaurant in downtown Johannesburg is a space that embodies the free-spirited and adventurous mindset of the brand. Through the interior and bespoke......

  • Designboom Mad Giant

    Designboom: Haldane Martin transforms disused warehouse for Mad Giant beer brewery in Johannesburg

    Designboom features Haldane Martin’s transformative design for Mad Giant brewery and Urbanologi restaurant: south african designer haldane martin has transformed an old abandoned warehouse in johannesburg into a brewery and restaurant for ‘mad giant beer’. the interior plays upon a DIY aesthetic, using oversized metal construction kits and......