The Isreali Design Center, Israel’s first museum dedicated to design will open in Holon by 2008. A series of conferences exploring the role of design in society and raising awareness for the forthcoming museum have been planned.

The first conference, organised by Prof. Erzi Tarazi of the Bezalel Academy and Amnon Silber of the Israeli Design Center, will be on the subject of Design Experience in Public Spaces. The conference will take place on 2 November at the Mediatheque in Holon.

Keynote speakers include: Internationally celebrated designer and architect of the planned museum Ron Arad, Experientia partner and user experience specialist Jan-Christoph Zoels, and architecture writer and recently appointed Dean of the Faculty of Art, Design & Architecture at Kingston University, Deyan Sudjic.

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