The Design in Flux exhibition was held at Crane Arts during the Design Philadelphia festival 2014. The exhibition opened on the 9th of October and the symposium 'Does Design Education Lack Imagination' was held in the space on the 14th of October and the culminating closing event on the 17th. The images that follow, document the diversity of work showcased in the exhibit and help to illustrate the complexity surrounding the management required to coordinate and pull this beast together. Works showcased included pieces imported from Australia, Belgium and transported interstate from Maine (USA).  MY ROLE: EXHIBITION MANAGEMENT

The Design in Flux exhibition was held at Crane Arts during the Design Philadelphia festival 2014. The exhibition opened on the 9th of October and the symposium 'Does Design Education Lack Imagination' was held in the space on the 14th of October and the culminating closing event on the 17th. The images that follow, document the diversity of work showcased in the exhibit and help to illustrate the complexity surrounding the management required to coordinate and pull this beast together. Works showcased included pieces imported from Australia, Belgium and transported interstate from Maine (USA).

MY ROLE: EXHIBITION MANAGEMENT

exhibition opening

exhibition opening

Design in Flux, Crane Arts, Philadelphia

9–30 October, 2014

exhibition opening

exhibition opening

Design in Flux, Crane Arts, Philadelphia

9–30 October, 2014

exhibition

exhibition

Design in Flux, Crane Arts, Philadelphia

9–30 October, 2014

exhibition narrative

exhibition narrative

symposium

symposium

'Does Design Education Lack Imagination? Do the structures and disciplines of higher education hinder the inter-disciplinary thinking needed to tackle complex design problems?'

Denise Gonzales-Crisp (NC State), Andrew Dahlgren (Parsons The New School), and Alex Gilliam (Public Workshop). Moderated by Peter Hall (Griffith University).

Tangible tweets (Hall & Bowden)

Tangible tweets (Hall & Bowden)

Tangible tweets (detail) 2014, lead type tweets by various DI Access 2014 participants

JFK-Courier mail chair (Epworth)

JFK-Courier mail chair (Epworth)

JFK-Courier mail chair 2013, salvaged wooden bed, newspaper and shoe, 1050 x 550 x 450mm

Synclexo (Miller)

Synclexo (Miller)

Synclexo Brace 2014, 3D Print, 800 x 500 x 400mm

The peacemaker (Canning)

The peacemaker (Canning)

The Peacemaker 2013, 3D Print, 200 x 260 x 150mm

Respect Every Body (Sargent)

Respect Every Body (Sargent)

Every (detail) 2014, digital print (pen and pencil, digitally assembled and coloured), 800 x 2130mm

Design Philadelphia closing night

Design Philadelphia closing night

17 October 2014

Left to right: Steve Bowden, Peter Hall, James Novak, Tristan Schultz and Beck Davis

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