GP Journeys in Design I Twilight Talk: Place-Making and Creative Industry

Twilight Talk: Place-Making and Creative Industry
Venue: Custom Lane, Edinburgh
Times: 18.30 – 20.30
Tickets £8.50 through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/twilight-talks-place-making-and-creative-industry-tickets-44330244956?ref=estw

How do Craft and Design skills define a place?

Can Craft and Design tradition enable new creative Industry?

Three intriguing speakers with complementary stories representing Scotland, Ireland and The Netherlands join an expert chair to debate these questions. New work by Scottish Artist, Linda Green, to mark this Twilight Talk will also be shown.

Programme:

Introduced by Dr John Ennis

– Curator Our Linen Stories and Producer GP Journeys in Design.

Chaired by Professor Jane McCann, M Des RCA, M Phil, FTI

– Designer, Educator and Cross-disciplinary Innovator, Derbyshire and N.Ireland.

Speakers:

Maureen Hammond

– Scottish Researcher and Illustrator, Badenoch in the Scottish Highlands

Helena Loermans

– Dutch Weaver and Researcher, Odemira in Portugal

Duncan Neil

– Scottish Textile Design Entrepreneur, Upperlands in N.Ireland