organizers: Termitestudio | MVDW
18 April 2008 | Press&Meeting Point c/o T35
Via Tortona,35 – Milano
A celebration of true creativity during the Fuorisalone 2008, a MARATHON OF SPEEDY TALKS with 25 speakers mixed with international stars, local heroes and many we believe will become big tomorrow.
Our special guest, Architects Astrid Klein – Mark Dytham, The Founders of Pecha Kucha, who have come all the way from Japan, will proudly present, The Pecha Kucha book “20×20” (Edited by PKN Foundation Japan). The release will be a celebration to the presence of Pecha Kucha Night’s spirit currently active in over 100 cities in the world.
The book has been donated to Gilda Bojardi editor of INTERNI magazine.
At the end of the first session, Anna Bolletta (Chief communication Officer Lorenz) and Richard Sapper, world-wide known designer, announced the finalist and the Winner of the “75 ore Lorenz” competition 2008.
All was made possible, special thanks to our prestigious international partner Stylepark, (website for architects & designers and editor of a magazine organisers of fairs and events), and the precious collaboration and support from Zona Tortona Design (organiser of all off-Salone events in the Tortona Area), and equally important ADI- Lombaria (The Italian association, Best Known for the Compasso d’Oro Prize). Additionally we thank also IED (Instituto Europeo di Design ,The Famous International School for designers), Lorenz (Watches manifacturing), Moroso and Corian DuPont.
Some of the names on stage :
Edward van Vliet (Amsterdam), Andrea Maragno from Joe Velluto (Vicenza), Massimo Dei of Studio63 (Florence), Gabriele Schiavon from La Granja (Barcelona), Maki Gherzi (videomaker), Marcus Schaefer (Zurich), Susanne Philippson (Berlin) Werner Aisslinger (Berlin), Claudio Sinatti (Milano), Marco della Torre (Milano),
for the full list and profile of the speakers, click here