Maison et Objet is an extraordinary event in Paris for being one of the best art and design showcases in the world and for being the perfect place to share knowledge and innovative ideas. That’s why you can’t miss the opportunity to explore more about the world of design from the inside, through the experienced eyes of remarkable experts in the Talk Conferences at Maison et Objet 2019.
Maison et Objet 2019 Talk Conferences are, without any doubt, one of the major highlights of this top event. These design conferences are blossoming fields of creativity, where new concepts, projects, and design trends are born. Besides this, they are a must-attend at the tradeshow. So, in case you haven’t decided which ones you’ll be attending, this article will give you a selection of talks and conferences that cannot be missed in this extraordinary Maison et Objet 2019.
Maison et Objet 2019
Portugal – ElDorado Archi, Design and Craft?
January 21st -2:00 pm – Hall 7
One of the most interesting and entertaining talks of this year’s edition of Maison et Objet 2019 is bound to be the “PORTUGAL – ELDORADO ARCHI, DESIGN AND CRAFT?”, a unique and exclusive conference that will be moderated by journalist Guy-Claude Agboton. Amândio Pereira, founder of Covet Foundation will be one of the principal speakers.
Besides this, Covet Group Brands like Boca do Lobo will be there showcasing the latest trends and high-end luxury modern furniture pieces.
Portugal has been increasingly a game changer in the exclusive Design field. As the modern home design world is moving at a fast pace to improve authenticity and differentiation through luxury brands, top-notch quality has been relying on finest craftsmanship to create unique pieces for one of a kind contemporary interiors. An emerging realm that has been in the spotlight where the meticulous and hard-earned skills from master artisans are treasured.
This conference will count also with the knowledge of interior designers and architects from Oitoemponto, Artur Miranda and Jacques Bec. Oitoemponto emerged in 1993 and this perfect alchemy between creating sublime décors for dozens of lucky people. Each production is the fruit of long hours of coordination during which the lifestyle of the client is examined in minute detail in order to create an optimum match for their needs and wishes.
Designer of the year Sebastian Herkner: Designing companions for life
January 18th – 4pm – Hall 7
This panel will present to us Sebastian Herkner, winner of Maison et Objet 2019 Designer of the year and in this talk will be expected a discussion of Herkner’s career, discussing the values that have shaped his work and his love of craftsmanship. Recognized as one of the best interior designers, he will talk about his life work in a conference where he will explain all of the histories behind his creative process.
EXCUSE MY FRENCH! Or the Art of French Paradox
January 18th – 11 am – Hall 7
This “I do not know what?”, This “spirit of contradiction”, which is all the excellence and impertinence of this “ART OF LIVING” so special. Freedom, equality, fraternity, creativity! Don’t miss this amazing Masterclass/ Talk about this year’s theme of Maison et Objet 2019, and that theme was designed by Vincent Grégoire and the NellyRodi Studio.
Gio-Ponti – A World Work
January 21st – 12 pm – Hall 7
Gio Ponti was one of the Most Iconic and Best Interior Designers of Italy and, in fact, of the entire World. Maison et Objet 2019 will pay a great homage to this Master and Legend of Design with a stunning talk led by Dominique Forest and Sophie Bouilhet-Dumas, two top connoisseurs of this amazing designer’s work.
Rising Talents China: the new scene of Chinese Design
January 19th – 11 am – Hall 7
Following the success of the United Kingdom, Italy and Lebanon editions, China will showcase its Rising Talents at this edition of Maison et Objet 2019. The decision to focus on China’s young designers is a testament to the country’s rapid design-led growth, reflecting this event efforts to remain at the forefront of international design progress and development.
If you are a design-lover, you should attend to these talk conferences at Maison et Objet 2019. Get inspired and feed your artistic curiosity!