Opening Exhibition Talk

Victor Papanek:
The Politics of Design

Barcelona Design Museum, Barcelona
30 October 2019, 6pm

Prof. Alison J. Clarke

Further Information

On the occasion of the opening of Victor Papanek: The Politics of Design, the exhibition initiator and co-curator, Alison J. Clarke, considers the phenomenon of social design from a critical and historical perspective. Based on her research for the exhibition, and her forthcoming monograph Victor Papanek: Design for the Real World with M.I.T. Press, Clarke highlights the innovative but often politically contradictory projects of 1970s design activism.

image © Papanek Foundation