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Design Talk: Kustaa Saksi – First Symptoms

Design talk: Art, Craft & Sustainability
Sustainability issues have obtained a more pronounced role within the world of art and design today. How does artistic creation and craftsmanship relate to today’s consumerist society and the possibilities to create a more sustainable future? Why do artists choose to work with traditional craft and weaving techniques? Is it possible to work sustainably as a designer and an artist?

Panelists: Kustaa Saksi, multidisciplinary textile artist, Bella Rune, artist and professor of textile crafts, Konstfack and Arianna E. Funk, handweawer, Studio Supersju. Moderated by Daniel Golling, Curator, ArkDes.

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