Stretching the Museum: New Opportunities for Curating Design

Palazzo Clerici, Milan
F T L E I V L

05 April 2017

18:00 - 20:00

By

Design Academy Eindhoven
Master Design Curating & Writing

Panel Talk with Alice Twemlow, Justin McGuirke, Matylda Krzykowski, Aric Chen and Paola Antonelli

Where is design discourse most at home? Museums, the traditional domain of curating, have their constraints. By contrast, the growing field of experimental gallery spaces, biennials and triennials offer fresh opportunities, but for limited audiences. What can each space learn from the other?

Participants

Paola Antonelli
Senior curator of Architecture & Design and Director of R&D at the Museum of Modern Art, New York

Aric Chen
Lead curator for Design & Architecture at M+, Hong Kong.

Matylda Krzykowski
Founding member and artistic director at Depot Basel.

Justin McGuirk
Chief curator at the Design Museum, London and co-head of the Master Design Curating & Writing at the Design Academy in Eindhoven.

Alice Twemlow
Freelance design curator and co-head of the Master Design Curating & Writing at the Design Academy in Eindhoven.