Keynotes are evening lectures of the HKB / MA DESIGN that are open to the public. Jointly presented by the partners of the Berner Designinitiative Designinitative Bern – the Berner Design Stiftung, the Creative Hub and the Impact Hub Bern.
Thierry Blancpain lives in New York and works on brands and websites at his studio, Informal Inquiry. He’s a co-founder of Grilli Type, a project started with Noël Leu in 2009 during their studies at the University of the Arts Berne. He is also teaching the “Design Entrepreneurship” course at HKB / MA DESIGN. Thierry will speak about his views on life as a designer and entrepreneur, how he ended up producing a wooden toy, as well as about his path from Zürich to Bümpliz and finally Brooklyn.
Venue: HKB, Fellerstrasse 11, 3027 Bern, Auditorium