International Conference: DAY 3 - movies and lectures - Eretz Israel Museum

International Conference: DAY 3 – movies and lectures






Paola Antonelli: “Material Ecology: Designs for a Better Future”
Guest Lecturer
Paola Antonelli is Senior Curator of Architecture & Design and founding Director of Research & Development at MoMA. She has curated shows, written books, lectured worldwide, and taught in several schools, including Harvard and UCLA. Her work investigates design in all its forms, from architecture to video games, often expanding its reach to include overlooked objects and practices aiming to promote design’s understanding, until its positive influence on the world is universally acknowledged.

Prof. Tamar Elor in conversation with Arch. Barak Pelman: “Craft and Technology, oppositions or extensions?”
The system of connections between the physical body, the tools and the objects of action will be explored as an environment based upon and generating networks of complex relationships. Test case: The Bamboo Pavilion project, Bezalel.
Prof. Tamar Elor is member of the scientific and exhibition committee of MUZA. She is the Sarah Ellen Shaine chair in Sociology and Anthropology at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Barak Pelman is an architect, designer and researcher. He is a member of Bezalel Art and Design Teaching Center and Head of Advanced Studies at Bezalel Architecture Department. (Floating Bamboo Pavilion (photo courtesy of Yifat Zailer and Barak Pelman)

Lab 4: The Graduate Program in Industrial Design, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, “The Observation Tower and the Case of Selective Breeding”
Curators: Tomer Sapir, Maya Ben David; Designer: Tomer Sapir
Romi Mikulinsky, Head of the Master of Design (MDes) program in Industrial Design, Bezalel (Photo: Tal Nisim)

17:00-20:00:Meeting the artists of the Biennale: Ronit Baranga, Ronen Bavly (Magenta Studio), Esther Cohen, Dov Ganchrow, Pesi Girch, Vered Kaminski, Shahar Kornblit, Eran Lederman, Meira Una, Noam Zonshine.
17:30-19:30: Livestream of the Conference Lectures Online at the Alexander Center
19:30: Gallery talks with the curators of the Biennale
20:00: Café Tav by eco-architects Tav group