Design Bites is a series of informal design, making and innovation lunchtime talks over a cuppa. In this series second series we focus on design creating better lives. Pop out at lunchtime for a 30 mins of fresh thinking and conversation at the Design Hub in Dublin Castle. These bite-sized talks are a curated range of informative snapshots from designers, makers and innovators. Connecting with themes within Irish Design 2015 exhibitions, DESIGN BITES aims to spark conversation, share ideas and possibly spur new collaborations. Bring your sandwich and we’ll provide the tea and design ideas for you to chew on.
ID2015 are delighted to welcome O’Donnell + Tuomey to talk in this second series of DESIGN BITES, which programmed to complement Hidden Heroes. The Genius of Everday Things, an exhibition from the Vitra Design Museum presented by ID2015 at the Design Hub in Dublin Castle.
Multi-award winning architects O’Donnell and Tuomey, are recent recipients of the 2015 Royal Gold Medal for Architecture - the world’s most prestigious award in architecture. Their 'Saw Swee Hock Student Centre’ has also been selected as one of 5 finalists for the 2015 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture Mies Van Der Rohe Award.
Upcoming Design Bites:
Alternate Thursdays, 1.15pm-1.45pm
14 May: Aidan Madden, Arup – Structural Safety: Assessments in Garment Factories
28 May: Frank Long, Frontend – Optimising Interaction
11 June: James Leckey, Leckey – Design that Improves Lives
No need to book, just come along. For further info email us at email@example.com