11 Feb Last minute MadridDesignPRO: Changes in the program
The designer Jaime Hayon will open MadridDesignPRO with the inaugural lecture “The form follows the function. And then what? “, This Thursday 14, at 4 p.m. in the Assembly Hall of the COAM. Hayon is one of the Spanish designers who enjoys greater international prestige. Known for exploring the diffuse frontier between design and art in pieces in which responding to a function is not at all the main objective. In his lecture he will talk about design beyond rational or functional.
On Friday 15 will start the day one of the main names of the programming of this second edition, Guillermo Santomà, whose work is exhibited at the Museo Cerralbo until March 24.
Ágatha Ruiz de la Prada. Her conference Color, Chaos, Concept moves to Saturday 16 at 11am. Assembly Hall.
Madrid Design Festival regrets that Gaetano Pesce will not attend the festival due to health reasons. Dominique Perrault has canceled his attendance for reasons unrelated to the organization of the Festival.
Check the schedule here.