Design Miami/ Basel 2014 Talks Program
The Talks program, June 17-19, at 2:30 and 5:30 pm, presents the design world’s most compelling current topics in design. Bringing together the designers, architects, artists and critics actively influencing design discourse and production, the Talks offer insight into what drives creative output, criticism and the market.
Location: Design Talks Studio, Hall 1 Süd.
Tuesday, June 17/
Jana Scholze, Curator of Contemporary Furniture and Product Design at the Victoria and Albert Museum, in conversation with Nadja Swarovski, Member of the Swarovski Executive Board, and designers Fredrikson Stallard
Artist Sheila Hicks in conversation with Sjarel Ex, Director of the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
Wednesday, June 18/
Space Caviar in discussion with Amsterdam-based design research studio Metahaven
Deyan Sudjic, Director of the Design Museum London, in conversation with Mateo Kries, Director of the Vitra Design Museum
Thursday, June 19/
Commission recipient Jamie Zigelbaum and designer Yves Béhar in conversation with Matthew Israel, Director of The Art Genome Project, Artsy
Dennis Freedman, Creative Director of Barneys New York and Curator of Design At Large, in conversation with Rodman Primack, Executive Director of Design Miami/