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2009-11-21
WARSAW
UNDER CONSTRUCTION:
IS EVERYTHING A PRODUCT?
/ WALKS, SESSION, PARTY
AT MOMA
21.11.09

The last session of the "Warsaw under construction" festival is dedicated to the relations between design and contemporary art.

We start at 14.00 with guided walks through the design show at the "Emilia" furniture pavilion. Bogna Świątkowska of Bęc Zmiana Foundation fame will present the landscape of contemporary experimental design scene in Poland. Anna Maga i Anna Frąckiewicz representing the Centre for Modern Design at the National Museum in Warsaw will add the historical perspective on the best in Polish design, guiding past the great historical pieces of modern design exhibited in Emilia.

After the break, at 18.00 - lectures at the Museum. Magdalena Kochanowska, representing the "2+3D" magazine will elaborate on the tensions within the field of today's design. Anna Maga i Anna Frąckiewicz will add their institutional perspective on studies on design.

The closing presentations will be delivered by designers Arne Hendricks (The Netherlands), Uglycute and Folkform (both from Sweden).

CURATORS
Sebastian Cichocki,
Ana Janevski

PARTICIPANTS
Bogna Świątkowska, Anna Maga, Anna Frąckiewicz,
Magdalena Kochanowska, Folkform, Arne Hendriks,
Uglycute

AFTERPARTY
DJ set Startas (Split, Chorwacja),
Bar Saturator

WARSAW UNDER CONSTRUCTION
This event is a part of the festival:
www.warszawawbudowie.pl

MUSEUM OF MODERN ART IN WARSAW

ul. Pańska 3, Warsaw
www.artmuseum.pl