Edoardo Monti, Irija Øwre, Maria Foerlev & Sabine Marcelis – Collecting and Nurturing

Sculptures by Sabine Marcelis

Sabine Marcelis, Dawn light series. Courtesy Sabine Marcelis.



Date & Time

31 Aug13:00 – 13:30


Den Frie

What does it mean to collect and support contemporary design? Panellists will discuss the importance of collecting and nurturing contemporary design practice as it shapes the design vocabulary of our time.

Edoardo Monti (b. 1991, Italy), founder of Palazzo Monti, an art and design residency.

Irija Øwre (b. 1979, Norway), director of Galleri Format Oslo.

Maria Foerlev (b. 1977, Denmark), founder and director of Etage Projects.

Sabine Marcelis (b. 1985, New Zealand), designer working within the fields of product, installation and spatial design.

Moderator: Johanna Agerman Ross

The venue is wheelchair accessible.