Henrik Vibskov: Designer in focus talk and Q&A
Manchester Art Gallery
Wednesday 6 November 2019, 6.45pm–7.30pm
Free, booking required
To herald the launch of this year’s Design Manchester festival, join us for an insightful talk by renowned Danish creative, Henrik Vibskov. Exploring in his own words the unique and experimental, multidisciplinary approach to his work he will present images and footage from his career to date and answer audience questions.
Since graduating from Central St. Martins in 2001, Vibskov has won numerous international fashion and design awards and has exhibited at The Museum of Art and Design and MoMA PS1, New York, Palais de Tokyo, Paris and ICA, London, to name but a few.
A selection of Vibskov’s designs currently feature in Manchester Art Gallery’s Nordic Craft and Design exhibition, which closes on 10 November. For this special event, he will talk about his wide ranging practice across fashion, design, curation, installation, performance and music, discussing his collaborative approach to projects and his experimental use of technology.
Henrik Vibskov is currently Professor at DSKD, lectures and been a jury member at institutions such as Central Saint Martins in London, the IED in Madrid and the Antwerp Royal Academy of Fine Art.
He has published four books, including a 2012 monograph (published by Gestalten).
The event is free, but booking is required, book tickets at Eventbrite.
Henrik Vibskov, photograph by Christian Larsen