Design Miami/ Basel 2013


Design Miami’s Design Talks program presents the design world’s most compelling current topics. Bringing together the designers, architects, artists and critics actively influencing design discourse and production, the Talks offer insight into what drives creative output, criticism and the market.

Designing the Future –
2013 W Hotels Designers of the Future Award Winners

The Designers of the Future discuss their studio practices, design ideals and how trips to Verbier, Mexico City and Bangkok inspired new work intended to link hotel guests to the communities that surround them
Featuring  Seung-Yong Song, Jon Stam and Bethan Laura Wood
Moderated by Felix Burrichter, Editor-in-Chief, PIN UP


The Power of Patronage
Ginevra Elkann and Patrick Seguin give personal accounts of their passion for Jean Prouvé, and discuss the significance of private museums in today’s cultural landscape.
Featuring  Ginevra Elkann, President, Pinacoteca Agnelli in Conversation with Patrick Seguin, Principal Galerie Patrick Seguin
Moderated by Horacio Silva, Editor-in-Chief, Crane TV

The Choreography of Collaboration
Daniel Arsham and Judith Seng reveal the rich past, present and future of dance and design through a discussion of their collaborations with Merce Cunningham, Jonah Bokaer and Barbara Berti.
Featuring  Daniel Arsham, Artist in Conversation with Judith Seng, Designer
Moderated by Tamar Shafrir