CANCELED: Liquid Gardens: Dutch Design Lecture Series

As part of our Dutch Design Lecture Series, Tanja Smeets, Artist and Professor of Textile Design, at the Royal Academy of Art will be at Mint Museum Uptown to give a talk about Dutch Design, titled: Liquid Garden.

This drop-in event is free with general admission. Please see the front desk to purchase a ticket into the Museum.

April 3,  2020 | 6-7 PM
Mint Museum Uptown
Reception to follow

 

 


The Dutch Design Lecture Series is coordinated around our exhibition Immersed in light: Studio Drift at the Mint, which is graciously supported by PNC Financial Services, with additional support from Mint Museum AuxiliaryDuke Energy | Piedmont Natural Gas,  DutchCultureUSA, and Rite Lite.

This project has received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.

 

Falling in Love with Dutch Design

Annie Carlano in a patterned blouse wiht ruffled textures on the shouldersAs part of our Dutch Design Lecture Series, Annie Carlano, Senior Curator of Craft, Design, & Fashion for the Mint Museum will give a talk about Dutch Design in the twenty-first century.

From furniture to fashion, design in the Netherlands is known for its beguiling forms, unusual materials, and an altruism that reflects concern for the environment, social and political causes, and emotional impact.  This curator’s talk with highlight the exceptional works of art by Dutch artists or artists trained in the Netherlands, as well as those done by the hottest designers of the moment, including Studio Drift, Iris van Herpen, Simone Post, and others voted best young designers at Dutch Design Week 2019.  Many of the works being referenced in the talk are a part of The Mint Museum’s collection or are on view at Mint Museum Uptown.

5 PM – Refreshments on Mezzanine level
6 PM – Discussion
7 PM – Reception

February 14,  2020 | 6-7 PM
Mint Museum Uptown
Reception to follow

 

 


The Dutch Design Lecture Series is coordinated around our exhibition Immersed in light: Studio Drift at the Mint, which is graciously supported by PNC Financial Services, with additional support from Mint Museum AuxiliaryDuke Energy | Piedmont Natural Gas,  DutchCultureUSA, and Rite Lite.

This project has received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.

 

Modern Dutch Design Lecture

As part of our new Dutch Design Lecture Series, Silvia Barisione, Curator at The Wolfsonian – FIU, will be at Mint Museum Uptown to give a talk about Modern Dutch Design between the years 1890-1940. Drawing on works from the collections from both The Wolfsonian and The Mint Museum, her lecture will dive into the unique aesthetic of modern Dutch design and will discuss the influence of global cultures on Dutch design. She will also be drawing links from works by Studio Drift in our exhibition Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint.

Silvia Barisione is a leading expert in Modern European decorative arts and design. She was a major consultant to the Guggenheim’s Futurism exhibition and was consultant to Art Basel/Design Miami. She is also a well known DJ in Italy, France, and Miami, all while being easily recognized for her boho chic fashion sensibility.

This drop-in event is free with general admission. Please see the front desk to purchase a ticket into the Museum.

 

 

December 13,  2019 | 6-7 PM
Mint Museum Uptown
Reception to follow

 

 


The Dutch Design Lecture Series is coordinated around our exhibition Immersed in light: Studio Drift at the Mint, which is graciously supported by PNC Financial Services, with additional support from Mint Museum AuxiliaryDuke Energy | Piedmont Natural Gas,  DutchCultureUSA, and Rite Lite.

This project has received funding through a grant from the Netherland-America Foundation.