NEWS
David Adjaye to address race and architecture at Design Miami
POSTED 06 Dec 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
David Adjaye will speak on a panel at the thirteenth annual Design Miami international design fair this afternoon (6 December).

The panel, entitled 'Rethinking the City Through Blackness', will explore the relationship between race and architecture.

Panellists including artist Amanda Williams and University of Miami School of Architecture lecturer and designer Germaine Barnes will discuss ‘blackness’ and how it informs their work in architectural theory, urban design, design installations and urbanism.

The panel will be moderated by Milton SF Curry, dean and professor of architecture at the USC School of Architecture.

The show will play host to the Elliman Talks, which return for their third year. A series of educational speeches billed as an "unfiltered examination of the state of contemporary design through a unique and authoritative lense", the Elliman Talks offer insight into issues affecting the industry.

Other speakers include artist Daniel Arsham; Sharon Johnston, partner at Johnston Marklee; Tom Healy, consulting curator at the Brooklyn Museum; Lisa Schiff, president of Schiff Fine Art; and Jill Matteson, director of Innovative Partnerships at the Leonardo DiCaprio foundation.

In addition to the education programme, the show will also feature an exhibition space dedicated to designers, curators, gallerists and collectors from across the globe, and an exhibition space dedicated to the recipient of the 2017 Panerai Design Miami/Visionary Award, Mwabindo School.

Design Miami kicks off today, alongside its sister show Art Basel Miami, and will run until 10 December. There will also be public art installations, satellite shows, show houses and store and museum openings across Miami throughout the course of the show.
 


ADVERTISE . CONTACT US

Leisure Media, Portmill House, Portmill Lane,
Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 1DJ Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385

©Cybertrek 2017

ABOUT LEISURE MEDIA
LEISURE MEDIA MAGAZINES
LEISURE MEDIA HANDBOOKS
LEISURE MEDIA WEBSITES
LEISURE MEDIA PRODUCT SEARCH
PRINT SUBSCRIPTIONS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS
 
Leisure Management - David Adjaye to address race and architecture at Design Miami...
13 Dec 2017 Leisure Management: daily news and jobs
 
 
HOME
JOBS
NEWS
FEATURES
PRODUCTS
FREE DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION
PRINT SUBSCRIPTION
ADVERTISE
CONTACT US
Sign up for FREE ezine
Latest news

06 Dec 2017

David Adjaye to address race and architecture at Design Miami
BY Lauren Heath-Jones

David Adjaye will speak on a panel discussing 'blackness' and its impact on architecture and urban design

David Adjaye will speak on a panel discussing 'blackness' and its impact on architecture and urban design

David Adjaye will speak on a panel at the thirteenth annual Design Miami international design fair this afternoon (6 December).

The panel, entitled 'Rethinking the City Through Blackness', will explore the relationship between race and architecture.

Panellists including artist Amanda Williams and University of Miami School of Architecture lecturer and designer Germaine Barnes will discuss ‘blackness’ and how it informs their work in architectural theory, urban design, design installations and urbanism.

The panel will be moderated by Milton SF Curry, dean and professor of architecture at the USC School of Architecture.

The show will play host to the Elliman Talks, which return for their third year. A series of educational speeches billed as an "unfiltered examination of the state of contemporary design through a unique and authoritative lense", the Elliman Talks offer insight into issues affecting the industry.

Other speakers include artist Daniel Arsham; Sharon Johnston, partner at Johnston Marklee; Tom Healy, consulting curator at the Brooklyn Museum; Lisa Schiff, president of Schiff Fine Art; and Jill Matteson, director of Innovative Partnerships at the Leonardo DiCaprio foundation.

In addition to the education programme, the show will also feature an exhibition space dedicated to designers, curators, gallerists and collectors from across the globe, and an exhibition space dedicated to the recipient of the 2017 Panerai Design Miami/Visionary Award, Mwabindo School.

Design Miami kicks off today, alongside its sister show Art Basel Miami, and will run until 10 December. There will also be public art installations, satellite shows, show houses and store and museum openings across Miami throughout the course of the show.



Connect with
Leisure Management
Magazine:
View issue contents
Sign up:
Instant Alerts/zines

Print edition
 

News headlines
Huge waterpark to crown Malaysia's luxury mixed-use resort
Huge waterpark to crown Malaysia's luxury mixed-use resort   12 Dec 2017

A long-awaited luxury mega-destination, Desaru Coast, is scheduled to open in Malaysia in 2018, boasting one of the world’s biggest waterparks. .... more>>
World's largest planetarium opens in St Petersburg
World's largest planetarium opens in St Petersburg   12 Dec 2017

A 150-year-old gas storage facility on St Petersburg’s Obvodny Canal has been transformed into a record-breaking planetarium. Called Planetarium .... more>>
Exclusive: Australian market recovering, says Village Roadshow COO as operator addresses safety concerns
Exclusive: Australian market recovering, says Village Roadshow COO as operator addresses safety concerns   12 Dec 2017

Following a year of turmoil for Australia’s theme park sector, the Gold Coast market is finally starting to show signs of recovery, according to .... more>>
World Spa Awards winners revealed: Talise Ottoman named best resort spa
World Spa Awards winners revealed: Talise Ottoman named best resort spa   12 Dec 2017

The winners of this year’s World Spa Awards have been announced during a gala reception held at the JW Marriott Phu Quoc Emerald Bay resort in .... more>>
Wallace offers new thermal and medical spa consultancy
Wallace offers new thermal and medical spa consultancy   12 Dec 2017

After 18 years as group spa director for Danubius Hotels Group, Michael Wallace has left to focus on his consultancy business, Michael Wallace .... more>>
Marriott to accelerate expansion of luxury portfolio across Asia
Marriott to accelerate expansion of luxury portfolio across Asia   11 Dec 2017

Hotel giant Marriott International has signed a deal with Malaysia-based YTL Hotels as continues its expansion into the Asian luxury market. The deal .... more>>
Company profile


FaulknerBrowns Architects

FaulknerBrowns is renowned for outstanding performance in the delivery of innovative, award-winning and record-breaking buildings.

View full profile>>

Catalogue gallery


Featured Supplier

Swimming great, Steve Parry, to address active-net 2018 delegates

Swimming great, Steve Parry, to address active-net 2018 delegates

One of Britain’s greatest swimmers, Olympic medallist, Steve Parry, has been confirmed as active-net 2018’s after dinner speaker. More>>




in this issue

• Awards celebrate workforce success
• Operator reveals naming rights strategy
• Harry and Meghan 'potent mix' for tourism



Latest jobs

Jobs Search



Apprentice Recreation Assistant
Salary: Up to £20,285 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata
Location: Old Street, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £20,285 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata)
Location: Charlton, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Apprentice Recreation Assistant
Salary: Up to £20,285 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata)
Location: Crystal Palace United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary.com




11-14 Dec 2017

WTM International Golf Travel Market

tbc, Cannes, France



Leisure Management magazine 2016 issue 1
Leisure Management
2016 issue 1

View issue contents
View on turning pages
Download PDF
  Thermal Spa: Taking the waters
Magali Robathan met the key people behind the Gainsborough Bath Spa More>>
  Sports: Play to the crowd
When public sector budgets are tight, crowdfunding is an attractive option More>>


Leisure Management magazine 2015 issue 1

Leisure Management
2015 issue 1

View issue contents
View turning pages
Download PDF
  Top Team: All work, all play
As Kidzania opens its latest educational play ‘city’ in London, we speak to the team behind the concept More>>
  Hospitality & Tourism: Grahame Senior
On the lessons learned from his career More>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd