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
12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
617 879 7333
EXHIBITION GRAND OPENING
Tuesday, October 7
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Pop-up men’s fashion event featuring work by Sandro Marzo at 7:00 pm!!
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.