Hella Jongerius, Entrelacs, Lafayette Anticipations
© Roel van Tour

Woven research: a symposium

This one-day symposium coincides with the end of Hella Jongerius’ exhibition "Interlace, woven research". It brings together designers, design and art historians, curators and researchers to address a series of themes including: weaving and clothing’s production and economic futures, designers’ engagement with material culture and the locale, and how contemporary practices and technologies enable the development of ancestral weaving techniques.

10.30: Doors open, coffee served
Morning moderated by Alice Rawthorn (design critic and writer)
11.00: Anne Röhl (art historian)
11.30: Pascale Gatzen (artist, educator and fashion designer)
12.00: Roundtable discussion
13.00: Lunch break

Afternoon moderated by Catherine Geel
14.30: Yemi Awosile (designer)
15.00: Christien Meindertsma (designer)
15.30: Break
15.45: Flavia Carraro (anthropologist)
16.15: Christel Vesters (writer, curator and teacher)
17.00: Open discussion and Q&A

The day will conclude with the launch and signing of the book "Interlace, woven research" published by Lafayette Anticipations and designed by Irma Boom, in presence of Hella Jongerius and Irma Boom
Lafayette Anticipations

Friday 06 Sep 2019
from 11 am to 06 pm


Free admission by reservation. With simultaneous interpretation into English and French

Hella Jongerius, Entrelacs, Lafayette Anticipations
© Roel van Tour

08 Sep

Monday11am - 7pm
Wednesday11am - 7pm
Thursday11am - 9pm
Vendredi11am - 9pm
Saturday11am - 7pm
Sunday11am - 7pm