Sunday May 18th

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12:00-1:00pm
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.

2:00-3:00pm
“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.

2:00-3:00pm
“Metropolis Guided Tour with Susan Szenasy”
Meet Susan in the Welcome area at the design concierge desk

2:00-3:00pm
“Meet the Writer: Peter Korn”
DWR Library&Media lounge

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

3:00-4:00pm
“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.

4:00-5:00pm
“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

4:00-5:00pm
“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.”

5:30-6:30pm
Design Schools Workshop, work in progress Review
Gallery 6