23 November – 18 December 2013Opening
22 November 2013
19:00 – 22:00
Changes – Chancen
Five Swiss designers from different generations with varying professional backgrounds and experiences met in Depot Basel to to exchange their experiences with work, production and design in Switzerland. Hosted by Claudia Mareis, a cultural scientist and designer, the interior and product designer and author Verena Huber, the architect, lecturer and author Claude Lichtenstein, the product designer and lecturer Jörg Boner and the product designers Stefan Rechsteiner and Meret Probst exchanged their experiences and expectations.
In the exhibition that opens on 22 November 2013 Depot Basel presents the interview, its preparation and its processing, and launches a publication including excerpts from the discussion and additional written and pictorial commentaries by various authors.
Additionally there will be photographs by Swiss professionals displayed, which deal with the question of subjective and/or objective perception of the value of objects.