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A conversation on design, materials and sustainability

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04.05.2021 | 2:05 p.m. - 2:25 p.m.
Sustainability, Furniture Design, Speculative materials

english Konferenz für Design und Innovation

The event

Floor van Ast discusses with initiator Martin Beeh about a changing furniture industry, about the challenges ahead and ways to show new ways of designing and producing furniture. Research on universities and in design laboratories is talked about. Floor explains new ways of working in a collaborative, interdisciplinary way, across borders of countries and industries.


Meet the Senior Experts online: interactive Master Classes on „Materials and Sustainability“

e.g. Dr. Anne Stenros, Karl Johan Bertilsson, Albin Kälin and Prof. Marina-Elena Wachs, to name just a few. Duration: 2 hours. 5 and 6 May 2021, on Zoom.

Martin Beeh and the team propose paid Master Classes that are hold by 12 speakers and Senior Experts of the network. The Master Classes offer a direct, interactive online dialogue with our Senior Experts. In the Master Classes, the respective topic is presented, case studies discussed and hands-on exoercises are hold, to engage with the Senior Experts and all participants. The participants will get a Master Class documents, free access to the recording and an exclusive Materials Box, containing 10 stunning sustainable materials.

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Photo: Fred Ernst