Sunday May 18th

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Conversation Series –
“Designing, Making and Transforming”
Conversation Room
Moderated by Susan Szenasy, Editor-in-Chief of Metropolis Magazine, Sarah Krasley, Sustainable Manufacturing Lead for Autodesk, Bruno Dussert-Vidalet, Blackbody Oled lighting and Axor Product Manager, Manuel Züfle.

“Be Original
Design for Our Times: Authentic or Bust!
Conversation Room
Moderated by Amanda Dameron, DWELL Editor-in-Chief with Giulio Cappellini – Creative Director, Cappellini; Mark Schurman – Director, Corporate Communications, Herman Miller, Inc.; Nasir Kassamali – Co-Founder and President, Luminaire; Bonnie McKay – retail expert and influencer, BK Consulting; and Felix Burrichter – Editor & Creative Director, PIN UP for a lively debate about fighting the scourge of knockoffs.

“Metropolis Guided Tour with Susan Szenasy”
Meet Susan in the Welcome area at the design concierge desk

“Meet the Writer: Peter Korn”
DWR Library&Media lounge

“Why We Make Things and Why It Matters: The Education of a Craftsman” – Book Signing

“Design in Bloom”
Effeti Showroom, in the Tunnel
Guillaume Gentet, an award winning French-born decorateur ensemblier, brings his fresh, whimsical design to the table as he demonstrates the art of floral arrangements.

“Human Touch”
Bernhardt Design space
Please join Bernhardt Textiles on Sunday, May 18, from 4-5 pm for a special demonstration of the centuries-old artform of silk painting that has helped inspire the new Human Touch textile collection. The Brooklyn-based designers behind the new collection will answer questions about their craft, inspiration and the journey from personal creation to a commercial product. Hot tea and snacks will be served

“Meet the Writer: Book Signing with Susan Szenasy”
DWR Library&Media lounge
Join Susan Szenasy, longtime Editor-in-Chief and new Publisher of Metropolis Magazine as she discusses her new book, “Szenasy, Design Advocate.”

Design Schools Workshop, work in progress Review
Gallery 6