swissnex China Lectures

Young Swiss Design

Event Details

Location

Shanghai chi K11 art space
B3, No. 300 Huai Hai Zhong Lu, near Huangpi Nan Lu , Shanghai, Shanghai China

Date

October 22, 2013 - October 23, 2013

Cost

Free of Charge

Young Swiss Design

Kaleidoscope Shanghai 

 

The exhibition Young Swiss Design Kaleidoscope reflects some of the best Swiss contemporary designers approaches and solutions reflecting on Swiss tradition. Ranging from conceptual to commercialized and some gallery works, from common and daily to luxury products. The disciplines are Communication Design – graphic, typography and digital, Furniture Design, Industrial Design and Product Design. Discover an eclectic yet representative selection of some of the very best.

Around this exhibition, swissnex China is pleased to present two lectures at chi K11 art space, focusing on the design education in Switzerland and its successful stories. Both the speakers Mr. Michael Krohn (Head of MA of Design, Zurich University of the Arts (zhdk)) and Mr. Alexis Georgacopoulos  (Director of ECAL) are the leading figures in the field of art and design.

 

Schedule

Tuesday
22nd October
chi K11 art space 6:30 pm Michael Krohn

Head of MA of Design, Zurich University of the Arts (zhdk)

Lecture: “Swiss Design – Inventing tomorrows traditions”
Wednesday
23rd October
chi K11 art space 6:30 pm Alexis Georgacopoulos

Director of ECAL

Lecture: “Ecal: perspectives on arts/design education and collaboration with luxury brands”

 

 

Address

Shanghai chi K11 art space

B3, No. 300 Huai Hai Zhong Lu, near Huangpi Nan Lu

 

Free admission, RSVP required

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