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Everyday Life – Signs of Awareness

TALK SERIES VOL. 1 Hara Kenya “Sophistication of the frontier - simplicity of Japan and Denmark”


Period :
2017.8.5 (Sat.)
10:30-12:00 doors open at 10:15
Venue :
Lecture Hall / 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
For More Information:
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
Phone: +81-76-220-2800
Facsimile: +81-76-220-2802
E-Mail: info@kanazawa21.jp

The series of talks will cover an interdisciplinary selection of topics across the fields of design, education, medical care and urban planning with a view to deepening the understanding of the exhibition.
*Japanese only


Hara Kenya (director, Nippon Design Center)

Born in 1958. Designer. Director, the Nippon Design Center Inc. Professor at Musashino Art University. Hara Kenya emphasizes the design of both objects and experiences. In 2002, Hara became a member of MUJI's advisory board and began acting as its art director. He holds numerous exhibitions with keywords that will update values such as "RE DESIGN" "HAPTIC" "SENSEWARE". Several books authored by Hara, including "Designing Design" and "White", have been translated into a number of languages.


Organized by:
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa (Kanazawa Art Promotion and Development Foundation)