Jeudis Design 2014
For their 9th edition, the Jeudis Design invite you to 5 special events to discover the current trends of design, in Switzerland and abroad. Lectures, panels and debates will be as many opportunities to meet and exchange with Swiss and international designers.
In partnership with the magazine Espaces Contemporains.
In 2014, the mudac invites you to an exceptional workshop this Spring and to a cultural trip in Switzerland this Autumn, as well as lectures and conferences on the occasion of the exhibitions No Name Design, Otto Künzli. L'exposition and Nirvana. Etranges formes du plaisir.
Guided Tour of Lausanne Jardins, Saturday 9 August at 11am
From the Place Pepinet in Lausanne to the mudac, discover seven gardens of Lausanne Jardins with the commentaries of Matthieu Jaccard, architect. The tour ends at the mudac with the work by Tomas Libertiny, The Seed of Narcissus, a silver cristal piece on which bees have built their wax alveolis.
Saturday 9 August 2014
Departure: Garden Contextes, place Pépinet at 11.00
Duration: 3 hours
Reservation essential: firstname.lastname@example.org
Free admission to the mudac on this occasion.
Guided tour: Wunderkammer, Tuesday 2 September at 12.15
Guided tour in French of the exhibition Wunderkammer. Carte blanche to graphic designer Marian Bantjes with Claire FAvre Maxwell, curator at the mudac. To go in a golden and fabulous Cabinet de curiosités.
Tuesday 2 September 2014 at 12.15
Price: admission to the museum
Jeudi Design: meet Otto Künzli, Thursday 11 September at 12.00 and 18.00
On the occasion of Otto Künzli. The Exhibition, the artist, a pioneer of conceptual jewellery, will comment his own works. A unique opportunity to discover the exhibition with his mischievious eye.
Thursday 11 September 2014 at 12.00 and 18.00 (two tours)
Price: 15.- / Free admission for the Friends of the mudac
Reservation essential: 021 315 25 30 or email@example.com
Otto Künzli is also invited to give a lecture at L-Imprimerie in Lausanne. He will speak about the issue of Copy and Paste - a wonderful nightmare, related to the creation of Shanzhai, rings-seals he made in 2012 in China.
Friday 12 September 2014 at 12.00
Free admission, information at firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: L-Imprimerie, avenue de Morges 33, Lausanne
* Design Days, between September 25 and 28 in Renens
The 6th edition of the Design Days will take place in the industrial workshop Mayer and Soutter. This impressive and elegant concrete and steel building has been closed for 10 years and is now exceptionnally open to the public for the duration of the event. The mudac invites you to discover this essential design event with a guided tour.
* Discovering contemporary Jewellery, Thursday 2 October at 18.00
Otto Künzli. The Exhibition presents the main and most important works of Otto Künzli, who has revolutionized the art and vision of contemporary jewellery. A private guided tour with Carole Guinard, curator of the exhibition at the mudac and in charge for the contemporary jewellery collections of the mudac, will allow to seize Künzli's smart mind.
This tour will be followed by an exceptional and exclusive presentation of selected pieces from the jewellery collections of the museum.