Lecture "Fashion of the Future Today"
Speaker: Marina Skulskaya, fashion historian, journalist, curator of the "Design of Costume and Accessories" department of the International Design School (IDS, St. Petersburg)
Wool from spider thread, orange peel silk, polygraph dress, biker jacket with airbags, T-shirt, embracing at any distance, a raincoat that turns rainwater into fresh water, tuxedo that monitors the level of alcohol in the blood… Technologies and things about which ingenious fiction writers could only dream of already exist in reality. At the meeting with Marina Skulskaya, you will learn about the latest inventions that you can already try on, and take a closer look at the projects that are still waiting for far-sighted investors.
Lecture "Molding Decor & Polymer Plaster: an Innovative Tandem for Unique Interiors"
Speaker: Olga Grossman, RODECOR brand manager.
Rodecor is a new interior brand in the Russian market. Stucco decor is designed and produced in St. Petersburg from an innovative material — polymer gypsum. The main source of inspiration is Russian and foreign achievements in architecture, art and interior design. Advanced technology allows you to create elements that distinguish not only refinement, but also strength. This makes it possible to easily implement individual projects for different styles of interior. The presentation for architects, designers, decorators and connoisseurs of high style in the interior is supported by Piterra.
Lecture "About Dexterity, Ability to Do Tricks & Other Manipulations that Cause Surprise and Delight of Others"
Speaker: Andrey Lublinsky, artist and designer, graduate of the design department of the St. Petersburg State Art and Industry Academy named after Shtiglits, member of the Union of Artists of Russia.
During the creative meeting, Andrey Lyublinsky will share his understanding of design thinking, tell you why it is needed, demonstrate it with his and others' examples, how it can be successfully used in work, art and real life, and what comes out of it, as well as tell how the designer lives on the territory of art and why some artists hate him. The meeting will be held in the format of a lively pleasant and useful communication with the audience; the most curious will see the focus and listen to the anecdote.
Meeting with designer Dima Loginov
At the meeting, Dima will talk about his collections, created in recent years, and answer questions from the audience.
Award winning Moscow-based designer Dima Loginoff is "the rising star of product design" according to a world famous magazine INTERNI. Dima has designed for world famous brands such as Artemide, VitrA, Elle Decoration, Studio Italia Design, Axo Light and others, and won numerous international awards including iF product design award and Red Dot product design award, International Design Award, Design And Design and many others. The designer has been a two-times nominee for a prestigious Young Designer of the Year award at the ELLE DECO International Design Award. Some of the most world famous magazines such as Women’s Wear Daily, Elle Decoration, Frame, Harper’s Bazaar and others have had interviews with Dima. His designs have been featured not only in a huge number of magazines such as Interni, L’Officiel Hommes, Glamoure, Domus, Collezione Trends, Maison Francaise, Architectural Digest, Numero, Elle, Esquire, but in many books as well. According to a reputable magazine Architectural Digest, Dima Loginoff is "one of the few Russian designers who have achieved fame in the western world". Elle Decoration wrote about Dima — "Young Russian designer has conquered the West just in few years", Harper’s Bazaar wrote "Super Dima!" and the famous New York agency Agenda Inc. which has cooperated with many of the top fashion brands has named Dima Loginoff a designer of "shockingly beautiful things".