Elisa van Joolen (NED) takes her ongoing research project 11 "x17" as a starting point. 11"x17" examines and challenges the fashion industry’s prevailing value systems and proposes new methods of production. A lecture about taking initiative, finding new ways to collaborate and to create in an oversaturated (fashion) world.
Åsa Ståhl/Kristina Lindström + guests: Emeli Höcks & Nils Bengtsson Blomstrand
Artists and researchers Kristina Lindström and Åsa Ståhl, have worked together in a participatory design vein deeply informed by feminist technoscience for over a decade. In the international artistic research project HYBRID MATTERs they are investigating matters that emerge in a digital and postindustrial era.
Emeli Höcks is a product and furniture designer and HDK alumnus. She works across a variety of disciplines with a particular focus on materials, environmental issues, nature, and craftsmanship.
Nils Bengtsson Blomstrand is a multi-disciplinary designer, and HDK alumnus, with a focus in furniture, interior and exhibition design. His 2016 bachelor degree project The Reform Project is a material investigation and a process based project that has a critical view on material consumption.
Main lecture hall, HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
HDK - Academy of Design and Crafts Box 131, SE-405 30Gothenburg, Sweden. Visiting address:Kristinelundsgatan 6-8.