EXCELLENT SWISS DESIGN

Contemporary Swiss Design Excellence Comes To Boston


September 10 – November 22, 2014

Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery

Massachusetts College of Art and Design 


EXCELLENT SWISS DESIGN features selections from the Design Prize Switzerland, a biennial award that for twelve years has recognized advancements in the areas of communication, fashion, furniture, interior, product, and textile design.This exhibition showcases innovative projects, from laser-engraved textiles to a faucet that reduces water consumption by 90% to a running shoe that reimagines impact through a hollow-core sole. Celebrating ingenuity and sustainability, this exhibition pioneers a new vision for contemporary design.



Mon – Fri:

12:00 pm – 6:00 pm


Wed:

12:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Closed Sundays


Contact

617 879 7333

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Program

EXHIBITION GRAND OPENING

Tuesday, October 7

6:00 – 8:00 pm


Fashion Walkthrough

Pop-up men’s fashion event featuring work by Sandro Marzo at 7:00 pm!!



SPECIAL EVENT

Thursday, November 6

6:00 – 8:00 pm


Panel Discussion Featuring:

— Thilo Alex Brunner, industrial designer

— Ludovic Balland, graphic designer

— Thomas Wüthrich, furniture designer

— Sam Aquillano, Executive Director,
Design Museum Boston

— Elizabeth Resnick, MassArt Professor, Graphic Design as Moderator



The Design Panel will  take place at the Tower Auditorium at MassArt. To attend, please register at EXCELLENT SWISS DESIGN | DESIGN PANEL


This exhibition is held in collaboration with the Massachusetts Collge of Art and Design, and with Design Preis Schweiz,
and is traveling from Dwell on Design LA, America’s largest design event organized by Dwell Magazine. 



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