Minding the Digital
02.12.2017 - 03.06.2018, Design Society, Shenzhen, China
The ICD participates in the Inaugural Exhibition "Minding the Digital" at the Design Society, Shenzhen taking place from 02.12.2017 – 03.06.2018. The three projects on show are the Sewn Timber Shell Pavilion 2017, the ICD Aggregate Wall 2017 and the ICD/ITKE Research Pavilion 2013/14. Featuring about 60 China-based and international works from leading and emerging creative practices, MINDING THE DIGITAL offers a journey of exploration into how the field of design is responding to this phenomenon. It is timely to reflect on how design can mediate between technology and human values in the future. Through three key sections DIGITAL ENCOUNTER, DIGITAL INTERACTIONS and DIGITAL PARTICIPATION, the exhibition illustrates how digital design is inspiring new ways of making things, connecting with the others and with society at large. It demonstrates creative possibilities in embracing the digital future. The opening of the exhibition takes place on Saturday, December 02, 2017.