Art Academy of Latvia to host "Design Doing/Dizaina rīcība” discussion on March 3rd, 2017
On Friday, March 3rd, at 11:00, Latvian Design Award jury members will host a discussion titled "Design Doing/Dizaina rīcība“, which will be held in the K2 auditorium of the new wing of the Art Academy of Latvia. Several industry experts will share their experiences and discuss and develop practical ideas about using design thinking in the process of creating innovative products and developing a design-based educational environment. The aim of the discussion is to offer information and advance the understanding of design importance in everyday life, emphasising design education improvement in Latvia.
Robert Thiemann - Frame Magazine’s editor in chief.
Stéphane Vial - Associate Professor of Design and a Doctoral Advisor at the University of Nîmes and head of research at the Projekt Lab center for social innovation by design.
Vēsma Kontere McQuillan - architect, professor of Retail Design and Brand Communication at the Westerdals Oslo ACT.
Discussion moderator: Jānis Gailītis, Rector of the Art Academy of Latvia
Guest lecture admission: free of charge
Find the event’s Facebook page here.
Mark your attendance by filling out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/JMOkeqYJhQNK5eNn1
NB! Please note that the guest lecture will be filmed and photographed. Acquired materials may be published.
Working language: English