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Italian and American Design Panel Discussion

  • Embassy of Italy - Auditorium 3000 Whitehaven Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20008 United States (map)

On the occasion of the XXI Triennale di Milano International Exhibition "21st Century. Design After Design", the Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute invite you to the panel discussion Italian Aesthetic Meets American Design featuring:

Prof. Jonathan Mekinda, Assistant Professor, Department of Art History & School of Design, University of Illinois, Chicago
"From the Beautiful to the Useful (and Back?): A Brief History of Italian Design."

Arch. Paola Lugli, American Institute of Architects International Associate, Washington, DC
"The Italian approach to Design: a personal experience."

Prof. John Dunnigan, Head of the Department of Furniture Design, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island
"The Influence of Italian Design on American Design Education."

Ms. Stephanie F. Yoffe, Graphic Designer and Panel Moderator, Rockville, MD
"The Influences between Italian and American Visual Systems and Visible Languages"

Embassy of Italy - Auditorium
3000 Whitehaven St, NW
Washington, DC 20008