Wednesday 23 January 2019 – Lunchtime seminar with Professor David Swann (Professor in Design)
Speaker: Professor David Swann (Professor in Design, Subject Leader for Product, Furniture and Interior)
Title: Work in Progress
Funded by the Art and Design Research Centre (ADRC) and the Department of Art & Design this lunchtime seminar will share research activities related to three of David’s on-going projects:
Kos: Material Witnesses
Warchild: Digital Tablet Desks
David is Professor in Design, and Subject Leader for Product, Furniture and Interior. He is a double graduate of the Royal College of Art (MDes Industrial Design – 1991 and PhD – 2011). His design research is grounded in global healthcare challenges.
In 2014, David won the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design’s World Design Impact Prize. In the same year he was selected to participate in the UK’s inaugural GREAT Festival of Creativity, a showcase for British innovation. David’s ABC syringe resides in the London Design Museum and Science Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Design and Applied Arts, Lausanne.
1.00PM – 2.00PM
WEDNESDAY 23 JANUARY 2019