In the first edition of the Salón Macro Tendencias, organized by Glocal Design Magazine, Joel Escalona and Germán Velasco participated in a round table with the theme "How creative industries work hand in hand with designers" where they talked about their experience in the Binomios Creativos project .
As part of the activities surrounding the Salone del Mobile 2018, we are pleased to invite you to the talk Production Driven Design Innovation: Mx by Glocal + Domus Academy, where Joel Escalona along with Jorge Diego Etienne, Germán Velasco and Emiliano Godoy, will discuss their design process and the industry constraints concerning design practice.
The event will take place Thursday April 19th at 13:30 at Domus Academy room 11, Via Darwin 20, Milano 20143.
Last week, as part of a 3-day workshop, Joel had the opportunity to discuss with industrial design students at Universidad de Monterrey relevant topics concerning design. Such as, the Mexican designer’s identity beyond form, the current state of design practice, both national and international, and the importance of reflecting upon the need of a change in the way we approach manufacturing and culture.
The workshop took place at Centro Roberto Garza Sada designed by Tadao Ando, in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon.
In a public conversation at ZONA MACO, differences between design practice in NYC and Mexico City where discussed. Joel Escalona shared his view of today’s relationship between design, industry and design education while Joe Doucet, the founder of OTHR, complemented the conversation with the perspective and experience from his work in New York City.
We would like to share the participation of Joel Escalona in CEM Design talks. A space where designers will be sharing their experiences and opinions in design. Joel’s talk is tomorrow, October 11th at 14:30 in Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Estado de México. If you happen to be in the area, we will be happy to see you there.
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It was great to see you all at Tenológico de Monterrey!Together with Cooperativa Panorámica, we presented at the 3rd International Congress of Schools of Industrial Design DI-Integra, a forum where ideas about responsible design are shared and discussed. Cooperativa Panorámica is a group of young Mexican designers exploring new design territories.
We are happy to share that we have been invited to Design Fest International. One of the biggest multi-disciplinary design festivals in Mexico, in which we will be sharing our insights and talking about Creative Furniture. The event will happen at Teatro Diana in Guadalajara City, Mexico.
To close the exhibition titled Generation DECODE in Monterrey, before continuing its tour in Mexico City and Guadalajara, there will be a closing event in which we will participate, giving rise to continue questioning today's Mexican design from two perspectives: education and industry.
Stay tuned, the event will happen on Friday, September 23rd.
We are happy to announce that Chic Haus Magazine, specialized in design, architecture and construction, has invited us to participate in the dialogue table at their first edition of Design Experience. An event that brings together the best tendencies in design through well-known personalities in architecture, design and construction. The event will take place on September 22nd at the MARCO Museum in Monterrey City, Mexico.