In these public talks, the 2018 M+ / Design Trust Research Fellows, Hugh Davies and the team of Fan Lok Yi and Sampson Wong, present their research. Each talk is followed by a panel discussion and a question-and-answer session. 

Talks (Details)
Panel Discussions
  • Hugh Davies in conversation with Marie Foulston, moderated by Ikko Yokoyama
  • Fan Lok Yi and Sampson Wong in conversation with Thomas Chung, moderated by Shirley Surya

2 March 2019 (Saturday)


Function Rooms, 2/F, Hotel Stage (1 Chi Wo Street, Jordan)

English, with simultaneous interpretation in Cantonese

Hugh Davies, Fan Lok Yi, Sampson Wong

Marie Foulston, Curator of Videogames, Victoria and Albert Museum
Thomas Chung, Associate Professor, School of Architecture, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Ikko Yokoyama, Acting Lead Curator, Design and Architecture, M+
Shirley Surya, Associate Curator, Design and Architecture, M+

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Adverse Weather Arrangement:
Programme will be cancelled if a black rainstorm warning or a typhoon signal no. 8 or above is still in force 3 hours before the event starts.

About M+ / Design Trust Research Fellowship
The M+ / Design Trust Research Fellowship programme supports original research projects investigating issues relating to design and architecture in the Greater Pearl River Delta region and Asia, and their relationship with other parts of the world.

About Design Trust

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Design Trust was established in 2014 by Hong Kong Ambassadors of Design, a registered charity in Hong Kong since 2007, as a grant-funding platform. Design Trust supports creative projects that develop expertise and build research initiatives and content related to Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area. Working across a multiplicity of design disciplines, from graphics, media, and architecture to the built environment, Design Trust aims to actively accelerate creative research, design, and the development of meaningful projects that advocate for the positive role of design.

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