Press

Press



Welcome to our press area! Here, you will find press releases on our exhibitions and events, as well as an overview of available image material. If you require high-resolution digital images, please contact us to receive a download link. All press texts and images are subject to copyright protection and can only be used for coverage of the respective exhibition or event. The reproduction of press images is generally free of charge. In all cases, the indicated photo source must be credited.

Mário Macilau, »Alito, The Guy with Style«, from the »Moments of Transition« series, 2013, photograph, photo: © Mário Macilau, courtesy Ed Cross Fine Art Ltd, London
Ausstellungsansicht Raum 2, I and We/ View of the exhibition, room 2, I and We Foto / photo: © Vitra Design Museum, Mark Niedermann

Symposium in Milan: The Global Shift – Who shapes the future of design?

Symposium in Milan: The Global Shift – Who shapes the future of design?



    Image from the Vitra Design Museum exhibition »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«: Tahir Carl Karmali. Jua Kali, 2014. Untitled 2. Inkjet print on paper, 45.72 × 30.48 cm © Tahir Carl Karmali
    Image from the Vitra Design Museum exhibition »Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design«: Justin Plunkett, Skhayascraper, Rendering, Limited Edition of 20, 2013, © Justin Plunkett, Courtesy The Cabinet, Kapstadt/ Cape Town

    Press Texts

    Press Texts


    Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design
    14.03.2015 – 13.09.2015


    Architecture of Independence – African Modernism
    20.02.2015 – 31.05.2015


    Events Programme
    September 2014 - März 2015

    Vigilism, » Idumota Market, Lagos 2081A.D.« from the »Our Africa 2081A.D.« series, illustration for the Ikiré Jones Heritage Menswear Collection, 2013, © Courtesy Olalekan [vigilism.com] and Walé Oyéjidé [ikirejones.com]
    Independence Arch, Accra (Ghana) des/by the Public Works Departments, 1961, Foto/photo: © Manuel Herz

    Press Images

    Press Images


    Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design
    14.03.2015 – 13.09.2015


    Architecture of Independence African Modernism
    20.02.2015 – 31.05.2015

    Special Events
    September 2014 - March 2015

    FIDAK - Foire Internationale de Dakar, Dakar (Sene- gal), von/by Jean Francois Lamoureux & Jean-Louis Marin, 1974, Foto/photo: © Iwan Baan
    Ausstellungsansicht Raum 2, I and We/ View of the exhibition, room 2, I and We Foto / photo: © Vitra Design Museum, Mark Niedermann

    Press Conferences / Videos

    Press Conferences / Videos

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    Contact

    Contact


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    Ausstellungsansicht Raum 2, I and We/ View of the exhibition, room 2, I and We Foto / photo: © Vitra Design Museum, Mark Niedermann

    Press Catalogues

    Press Catalogues


    Publications of the Vitra Design Museum are distributed to journalists during press conferences at special conditions. For book reviews and longer articles on exhibitions, exhibition catalogues may be obtained at special conditions. Please send your enquiry to: communications@design-museum.de

    Other Publications

    Other Publications


    An overview of all other publications is available in our online shop. To journalists, we also offer these publications free of cost or at special conditions. With your request of a publication, please add a copy of your accreditation and information about the planned article. Please send your enquiry to: communications(at)design-museum.de

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