Talk to Me Event: Panel Discussions and Symposium on October 18th and 19th

Taking place on Wednesday, October 18th and 19th throughout the day is the MoMA Talk to Me panel discussions and symposia about the exhibit.

The Talk to Me exhibit was currated by Paola Antonelli and will be running at MoMA until November 4th. This particular event will feature a keynote address on October 18 by the hosts of Radiolab (Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich), As well as panel discussions with many of the artists featured in the show on October 19th.

Matt Jones and Jack Schulze principals at BERG, Kevin Slavin, and Kati London will all be participating in the panel discussions. A full schedule and participant list is included for your reference below.

To learn more about the event and purchase your tickets ($10 Students, $15 Adults)

visit the calendar event page at MoMA here.

Program Schedule:

October 18th, 6 p.m.

An evening with Radiolab

October 19th, 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

10 a.m.

Introduction by Paola Antonelli

10:15 a.m.

Design Snippets: Matt Jones and Jack Schulze

10:30 a.m.

Design and Scriptwriting

Panelists: Ayse Birsel, Kenyatta Cheese, and Kevin Slavin

Moderator: Jamer Hunt

11:30 a.m.

Design Snippets: Jake Barton and Tahir Hemphill

11:45 a.m.

Translating Worlds

Revital Cohen, Natalie Jeremijenko, and Jack Schulze

Moderator: Adam Bly

12:45 p.m.

Lunch Break

2:00 p.m.

Design Snippets: Ayah Bdeir and Kati London

2:15 p.m.

The Talkative City

Dwight Garner and Eddie Opara

Moderator: Majora Carter

3:15 p.m.


3:35 p.m.

Design Snippets: Laura Kurgan and Alex Kalman

3:50 p.m.

Xtreme Communication

Bjarke Ingels, Marcus Samuelsson, and Sputniko!

Moderator: Paola Antonelli

4:50 p.m.

Performance by Sputniko!

5:10 p.m.

Wrap Up

5:30 –7:00 p.m.

Reception in MoMA Sculpture Garden

Participants include:

Jake Barton-founder and principal, Local Projects

Ayah Bdeir-artist, engineer, and designer

Ayse Birsel-designer, co-principal,Birsel+Seck

Kenyatta Cheese expert in social network narratives

Revital Cohen designer

Bjarke Ingels architect, founding partner, Bjarke Ingels Group

Dwight Garner book critic, the New York Times

Tahir Hemphill designer

Natalie Jeremijenko artist and associate professor of Visual Arts, New York University

Matt Jones and Jack Schulze principals, BERG

Alex Kalman filmmaker

Laura Kurgan associate professor of architecture at the Graduate School of Architecture, Preservation, and Planning, Columbia University

Kati London interaction designer, director of product, Zynga New York

Eddie Opara partner, Pentagram

Marcus Samuelsson chef, activist, entrepreneur

Kevin Slavin philosopher of design

Sputniko! designer and performer

Talk to Me Event: Panel Discussions and Symposium on October 18th and 19th Featured Image
Trend Reports

10 Trends to Watch

What are the technology and user trends that will shape your business?