23-24 AUGUST 2023

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Design in conversation

Working with new and established designers as well as local architecture practices, Design in Conversation featured in-depth dialogue with industry leaders, journalists and institutes across a two-day programme of topical talks.

Design in Conversation was held within Design Museum Helsinki, Korkeavuorenkatu 23, 00130 Helsinki, Finland.
All talks were free to attend and seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

24 Aug 2022
  1. Design Museum Helsinki
    Bernadotte & Kylberg is a Swedish design agency founded in 2012 by Prince Carl Philip Bernadotte of Sweden, and Oscar Kylberg. Working for renowned domestic and international brands, their conviction ...
  2. Design Museum Helsinki
    An exploration of nature-culture relations and encounters between humans and animals in urban spaces. Based upon the ‘Alusta pavilion’ built on the courtyard of Helsinki’s Design Museum and the Museum ...
  3. Design Museum Helsinki
    A discussion of two key projects in Helsinki city , and how sustainability of design was taken into consideration. 
  4. Design Museum Helsinki
    Participate in an active discussion and tour of the Design Museum’s main exhibition, highlighting the interconnection between design and equality in the past century.  
  5. Design Museum Helsinki
    A discussion and informative perspective of a design capital 10 years on, since being crowned World Design Capital.  Hanna Harris, Chief Design Officer at the City of Helsinki will discuss the subject ...
  6. Design Museum Helsinki
    The chair is often perceived as a status symbol and one's position in a place of work or in their home. Using ‘empathy in design’ might change our perception of an object, leading us to connect in a d ...
25 Aug 2022
  1. Design Museum Helsinki
    British Designer Tom Dixon is widely considered to be one of the world’s most influential creative minds. Speaking to ICON Editor Jessica-Christin Hametner, Tom discusses his journey to date, from sel ...
  2. Design Museum Helsinki
    Laura Sarvilinna who is the Creative Director of Habitare will be speaking to OnOffice Editor Kaye Preston, to discusses the Era of Imagination. New things cannot emerge without the ability to imagine ...
  3. Design Museum Helsinki
    How the pandemic changed our approach to working and how it has affected our choice of furniture, material and lighting. How has this bought wellbeing and biophilia to the forefront in our daily worki ...
  4. Design Museum Helsinki
    A conversation and insight into colour use. 
  5. Design Museum Helsinki
    Poiat Studio is a remarkable example of the global trend where more and more designers worldwide, in addition to design, have taken production, operations, sales and marketing into their own hands and ...


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