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Nov
20
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Open week - Talk: New Companionships: Opening talk

Opening talk of the exhibition New Companionships + Music + Special guest: Etienne Turpin
Language: English
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Tidpunkt: 
17.30-20.00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
20
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Open Week workshop: Unpublishing truths

A visual project about how the information wall contains visual norms. The project is about ”unpublishing” design decisions that have been published on five of Gothenburg’s information walls. 20 seats, first comes first!
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
11.00–13.00
Plats: 
Röhsska museet, entrance Chalmersgatan
Nov
21
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Open Week Talks: Årets formbärare – illustratören Sara Andreasson

Award ceremony and lecture. Sara Andersson receives the award Årets formbärare from Svensk Form. Followed by a lecture in Swedish by Sara. Food and music.
Registration: vast [at] svenskform.se, 16 Nov by the latest.
Language: Swedish
More about the award and ceremony (in Swedish)

Tidpunkt: 
Doors open at 17.30. Lecture 18.00–19.00
Plats: 
Hoki Moki, Erik Dahlbergsgatan 3 Göteborg
Nov
21
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Open Week Workshop: Is design only for grown ups?

Feltive is a felt construction toy that gives children a new way to explore their creativity by connecting felt modules. Just connect the felt modules and create a dog, spaceship or a castle. You are the inventor! You decide!

Tidpunkt: 
15:00–16:30
Plats: 
Sjumilaskolan, Friskväderstorget 13, Göteborg
Nov
21
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Open Week workshop: Unpublishing truths

A visual project about how the information wall contains visual norms. The project is about ”unpublishing” design decisions and then use them to highlight visual norms. 20 seats - registration is needed.
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
15.00–17.00
Plats: 
Sjumilaskolan, Friskväderstorget 13, Göteborg
Nov
21
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Open Week Talk/Workshop: Omforma

A short presentation and workshop of Omforma and the secret power structures of the design field. In the workshop we explore and develop present and possible future networks.
Language: English
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Tidpunkt: 
12:00–13:00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
21
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Open Week Workshop: Unexpected Opportunities

Where does the random ideas come from? Is there a way to use the “unpredictability” to generate ideas? Unexpected Opportunities is workshop where we together investigate how we can actively use “unpredictability” to discover something unexpected.
Register through jo.appelfeldt [at] gmail.com
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
17.00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
21
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Open Week Workshop: Bruce Lee And Intersectional Teaching

Sociologist Lory Dance will illuminate the concept of Intersectionality. Through her personal experiences as a martial artist and lessons learned from Bruce Lee, she will show the benefits of intersectional analysis.
Language: English
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
17.00–19.00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
21
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Open Week Workshop: Re-considering Ringön

Students in the Masters programme course “Design in Society” invite to a public workshop investigating the role of design in linking the existing with the imaginary – how the past and present can be part of sustainable futures.
Language: English
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Tidpunkt: 
18.00-20.00
Plats: 
Kolgruvegatan 12 (på Ringön), Göteborg
Nov
21
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Open Week workshop Child/Youth: Make More – Talk Less

Woodwork can be slow, hard and complicated. Woodwork can be fun, quick and easy. We make with axe, knife and plane.
It is important to make! Make for the sake of making. We make benches – come and join!
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
12.00-18.00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg (rum 310)
Nov
22
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Open Week Workshop: Precarious Workers Brigade

Precarious Workers Brigade will offer an introduction to their practice that provides a pedagogical framework to assist other cultural producers (artists, designers, curators, administrators and others) in deconstructing dominant narratives around work, employability and careers.
Language: English
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
17:00–19:00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
22
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Open Week Walk: Kings, Queens, and City Secrets: Gothenburg City Walk

Psychogeographical walk through the inner city of Gothenburg with writer Magnus Haglund, including stops for coffees and cakes, and some magic art objects. And alternative ways of perceiving the structure of the city.
More information on the walk

Tidpunkt: 
09.00
Plats: 
HDK (mötesplats) sedan rundvandring i staden
Nov
22
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Open Week workshop: Flowers of evil

Mother earth strikes back – this time plants are eating humans! Come along and create beastly flowers and wild plants with Anna Rydling, bygglekplatsen, and Karin Kent Grundberg, student in Metal Art.
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
11 am – 4 pm
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg (rum 310)
Nov
22
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Open Week Workshop: Samir Alj Fält, Design Lab S

Everyone should have the chance to design how the world looks and work. Design Lab S wants to work for everyone’s right to express experiences and perspectives in the form of aesthetic impressions in the present time. Since 2013 Design Lab S  engages professional designers and children between 8 and 15 years in collective creation processes. The children who visit Labbet are invited as equal employees, with equal resources in the design process as professional designers.
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
15.00
Plats: 
Sjumilaskolan, Göteborg
Nov
22
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Open Week Workshop: (Sha)Do(W)Ing(Dis)Course

Guest Professor Judith Seng and Senior Lecturer Fredric Gunve invite you to take part in a in a Shadow Course with the aim of creating future artistic and art based educations. The shadow course introduces methods and concepts of informal course activities that aim toward making transdisciplinary outcomes possible inside formal educations such as institutionalized art educations.
Language: English
More information on the workshop

Tidpunkt: 
19:00–22.00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
22
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Open Week Workshop: Places that _______.

Places that _______. is a drawing, mapping, writing and collaborative publishing workshop in which participants will work with thoughts on public space and place thru drawing maps, images, words and collage. The created pages will be scanned and set to produce a collaborative zine. At a set time zine is printed on site, then folded and stapled. End of workshop is Book launch and reading. All participants get an issue to bring home.

Language: Swedish and English
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Tidpunkt: 
13:00–17:00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
22
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Open week SPÄTI: NSFW & Gluey-C

NSFW & Gluey-c provide art and music.
Info on the event

Plats: 
SPÄTI, Brogatan 2, Göteborg
Nov
23
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Open Week Talks/Workshops: Wrapper’s delight and Crouching tiger, Hidden experts

Rediscovering the joy of cooking with the help of small talks. Sharing life experiences one bite at a time. Globala Tanter are cooks, theorists, mothers, artists, transnationalists, and not-yet-made-it-there immigrants. We want to combat the silently shrugged world through your stomachs and hearts.
Language: English & Swedish
More information on the workshop/talk

Tidpunkt: 
17:00–20:00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
23
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Open Week Workshop: What's Natural?

Participants in this workshop will have the opportunity to discuss how and why we view materials as ‘natural’ or ‘unnatural.’ As a group, we will uncover what ‘natural’ really means when it comes to materials. No design skills are required. Workshop with Tom Cubbins, senior lecturer at HDK.

Language: English 
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Tidpunkt: 
18:00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg
Nov
23
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Open week: Come for the beer, stay for the magic

An event with focus of revealing the skill-set and the impact of the working approach of Business & Design-students. During the event, the questions of “why (is Business & Design relevant)?”, “what (are the problems we are designing for)?”, “how (do we solve those problems)?” and “with which results?” shall be answered in an interactive environment.
More information on the event

Tidpunkt: 
17.00-19.00
Plats: 
HDK, Kristinelundsgatan 6-8, Göteborg