From Environmental Design
How Design Will Save the Future
Guest Speaker Patrick Tucker
Patrick Tucker is the senior editor of THE FUTURIST magazine and the director of communications for the World Future Society.
Room 415, Fox Building Tuesday March 2nd, 2010. 12 pm
Department of Environmental Design Lunchtime Lecture Series
Workshops (Object 2 & Space 4 classes) by Nacho Carbonell and Vicente Guallart
at the Department of Environmental Design
Videos on works by Nacho Carbonell & Vicente Guallart:
MICA celebrates new Spanish design with a free public lecture and exhibition featuring cutting-edge furniture, graphics, architecture, and animation. These multidisciplinary events present innovative work never before seen in the United States. The panel discussion will include graphic artists Ferran Mitjans and Oriol Armengou of Toormix, a graphic design studio based in Barcelona; Nacho Carbonell, a Spanish futuristic furniture designer now working in the Netherlands; and Vicente Guallart, a Barcelona-based architect who restores and builds internationally with focuses on nature and new technologies as well as an author and teacher, most recently serving as the director of the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia.
The programs are sponsored by the Embassy of Spain with the Spain-USA Foundation as part of the program Preview Spain: Arts & Culture ’10. Hot! New Design From Spain is organized by the MFA in Graphic Design, Environmental Design, and Animation departments.
Monday, March 8, 6 pm
Falvey Hall, Brown Center
Tuesday, March 2–Sunday, March 28
spring semester 2010