WHY DESIGN NOW?: A WEST COAST CONTEXT
WHY DESIGN NOW?: A WEST COAST CONTEXT is partly inspired by New York’s Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt Museum’s 2010 National Design Triennial entitled Why Design Now?, which focused on how innovative design globally has addressed significant social and environmental issues.
As part of this exhibition, leading Vancouver design professionals will discuss the importance and future of design in British Columbia and beyond. The talks will take place on Saturday, August 13th at the West Vancouver Museum located at 680 17th Street in West Vancouver, BC
Speakers include: Nancy Bendtsen, Co-owner and Design Manager of INFORM Interiors, Niels Bendtsen, Head Designer and founder of BENSEN, Toby Barrett, Designer and Principal of Propellor, Brent Comber of Brent Comber Studio.