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2013 SF Design Week: New Italian Design | North Beach

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Saturday, June 22, 2013 - All Day | Cost: FREE
The Cannery Galleries | 2801 Leavenworth St, San Francisco, CA 94133

Event Details

2019 San Francisco Design Week

Designers of all disciplines are united by the drive to solve problems, advance aesthetics, and re-think the future. The increasing global collaboration among visual designers, industrial designers, strategists, writers, photographers, videographers, illustrators, and artists has created a community of purpose in today’s complex world.

2019 San Francisco Design Week
June 20-28, 2019
Cost: There are events that are free, but some may have admission fees.

The 2019 theme of CommUNITY honors the design discipline’s global unity, which will be celebrated at the opening night party on June 20, 2019 when leading San Francisco and acclaimed international designers showcase original artifacts they have produced especially for the event—posters, typeface, product, sculpture, motion graphic or artwork–– a response to the concept of “communicating unity.”

> Full 2019 Schedule 

Saturday, June 22, 2013
Innovating with Beauty | 2019 San Francisco Design Week

Join a panel discussion and an opening reception for new designs from Italy at The Cannery Galleries of Academy of Art University.

“From Taylorism to Tailor Made”: A Bridge Between Two Cultures
Time: 2–4:30 pm
Admission: Free
Panel discussion on the role of craftsmanship in the new economy of beauty. Piero Bassetti (Fondazione Bassetti), Richard Sennett (NYU), Arturo Dell’Acqua Bellavitis (Milan Triennale), and Stefano Micelli (University of Venice).

New Italian Design Opening Night
Time: 6-8 pm
Admission: Free on opening night; $10 after
An exhibition organized and produced by Triennale Design Museum in collaboration with The Academy of Art University and The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco. An overview of contemporary Italian design that explains and describes the transition of the movement and its links with economic, political, and technological changes that have occurred over the recent decades.
Opening Saturday June, 22. On view through Saturday, August 10.

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, Lectures & Workshops, San Francisco
Address: 2801 Leavenworth St, San Francisco, CA 94133