Present Tense: The 2011 D-Crit Conference
Starting right about now in NYC is the D-Crit Conference. Presented by the MFA Design Criticism Department at SVA, all 11 students will be presenting their thesis work this afternoon. The event is moderated by Adam Harrison Levy with the keynote speaker Rob Walker. Some of the topics being covered well into the evening include: The Design and Art of Storytelling; Designing Sound: Aural Agency in the 21st Century; Untangling the Naps: The Afro Talks Back; Design Crusades: A Critical Reflection on Social Design. Should be some interesting stuff… check out the full schedule here.
AND, it is streaming live!