11/10 Susan Bradley, Giles Miller and Deadgood
A talk about the business of design in a panel form with these three organisations discussing how the started their businesses and how they practice. Download the audio here: Giles Miller, Susan Bradley, Deadgood, Q & A session
10/10 Pecha Kucha Night # 5
With presentations from Dominic Wilcox, Matt Sewell, Kate Usher, Richard Short, Christopher Hodge and many others the night was one to remember!
07/10: Pecha Kucha Night # 4
Fun was had by all with presentations by Dan Civico, Joanna Feeley, Richard Kirk, Tom Schofield and others.
16-25 October 2009: Design Event 09
Our 10-day annual design festival centred on the theme of Politics and Play and was jam packed with exhibitions, events and talks attracting 37,500 visitors. Take a look at the DE09 festival programme.
10/09: Sean Griffiths, Fashion, Architecture Taste
Griffiths' talk explored ideas of architecture beyond function as a social and cultural activity. Click here to view the pictures and download the audio.
10/09: Jonathan Barnbrook
Using examples of work by Barnbrook Design and Adbusters, Barnbrook discussed the impact of politics on graphic design.
06/09 Pecha Kucha Night #3
Pecha Kucha was a great success with inspirational speakers from the worlds of architecutre, design, advertising and business in the North East. Take a look at the pictures here.
06/09 Marcus Fairs - Green Design
Marcus Fairs, lecturer, entrepreneur, curator and award winning journalist spoke about the surge in 'green design' and questioned whether it is prutely a zeitgeist marketing tool or actually providing real solutions to the issue of climate change. View the images of the event here. Download the audio here.
9-26 October 2008: Design Event 08
The theme was Northern Design, take a look at the full programme here..