Norway : Design and Sustainability
Created: 6. 10. 2015 from Vysoká škola uměleckoprůmyslová v Praze

Academy of Art, Architecture & Design in Prague and CZECHDESIGN present a series of lectures and workshops by leading foreign designers and theorists.


Norway: Design and Sustainability

13.10. 2015 lecture at 6 p.m.

Academy of Art, Architecture & Design in Prague
nám. Jana Palacha 80, Prague 1
2nd floor, room 115

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How to design to bring about effective and sustainable solutions? Material, technology, methods of manufacture, distribution or use in practice – all this affects the impact of the design work on environmental, social and economic situations of the user, companies or public space.



Norway is a country where sustainability runs through most projects. One of the reasons for this, is the attention focused on research in this field and training towards sustainable solutions in schools of applied arts. The Future of Design invites professors of the Department of Product Design from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, to Prague for a  lecture on design and sustainability at UMPRUM, and a practical workshop will on this topic will run alongside.



– CASPER BOKS: Design for Sustainable Behaviour

– TORE GULDEN: Gigamapping: Visualisation of Complex Systems

– ANDRE LIEM: Culture in Design and Innovation