05 Jun. 2018

Internationally recognized designer Joseph Grima and the talented conceptual designer Jing He discuss originality, authenticity and innovation with Volkskrant journalist and design critic Jeroen Junte.

What is the meaning of intellectual property in China? How do we keep up with of their speed of innovation? Coinciding with the exhibition Born at Night, this Open Talk explores the creativity within the copying behavior for which Chinese manufacturing is known.
DAE’s creative director Joseph Grima is an architect and researcher working in the intersections of architecture, technology and politics. His research with Space Caviar into the chaotic Chinese manufacturing hub of Shenzhen, resulted in an exhibition that sets out to challenge the way that we in the west think of design.
Is it possible to change ‘made in China’ into ‘designed in China’? Chinese conceptual designer Jing He shares her perspective on the process of replicating and transformation.

This talk has been programmed in conjunction with the exhibiton Born at Night in which curators Joseph Grima and Martina Muzi show a different perspective on design and technology

English spoken, fee 5,- with drink included. Reserve your seat via EventBrite and pay at the door.
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Date: 05 Jun. 2018
Time: Inloop 17:00 start 17:30
Location: Kazerne