V&A Digital Design Weekend 2015 Friday Late.

LONDON DESIGN WEEK

8pm, Lydia and Manfred Lecture Hall,

As part of Nelly Ben Hayoun’s short new project presentation (before the Screening of Disaster Playground 66min), the TradAcademy Sea Shanty Choir will give a performance. The TradAcademy Sea Shanty Choir is a non-audition community choir, based in London, exploring the work songs of the golden age. 

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Q&A with designer Nelly Ben Hayoun Chaired by Johanna Agerman Ross, DISEGNO Editor in Chief

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A special event screening of Disaster Playground at the V&A, London;

Ben Hayoun will screen her lastest feature film and present audiences with a glimpse about her next project “The Life,The Sea and the Space Viking”

The Digital Design Weekend (part of London Design Festival) is an event at the V&A bringing together artists, designers, engineers, scientists celebrating the  intersections of art, design and technology. Installations, workshops, performances and family friendly activities will take place across the V&A’s galleries, exploring themes of civic design, sustainability and collaborative making.  

The weekend will be showcasing a new performance from Japanese artist and technologist Daito Manabe, techno – explorer and futurologist Nelly Ben Hayoun’s new film “Disaster Playground”, Prix Ars Electronica 2014 winner Matthew Plummer-Fernandez and a live cinematic game from Invisible Flock. Open labs and hacks investigating open source design for civic life and collaborative projects with the Met Office Open Innovation Lab, University of Dundee, Future Cities Catapult, TILT Studio, Civic Shop, Goldsmiths University of London, as well as a lab with guests from Mexico City, will invite the public to engage with emerging digital design in the studios of the museum.