Emily Carr University of Art + Design is pleased to announce its participation in the XXI International Exhibition of the Triennale di Milano beginning April 2 through September 12, 2016.
The XXI International Exhibition of the Triennale di Milano is hosted in Milan, Italy every three years and showcases international institutions working in fields of art, architecture, design, fashion and film.
Innovation and 21st century design is this year’s theme and Emily Carr University, as a leader in innovation, research and design, has been invited to participate and create an exhibition space in the “New Crafts” pavilion.
Keith Doyle, Co-Director of the Material Matters Research Centre at Emily Carr University, is spearheading the University's presence at the Triennale and with Emily Carr students, the research and faculty teams, will host a series of events, courses, and participatory workshops geared towards a greater understanding of networked creative collaboration. Emily Carr’s exhibition will be a space that will challenge visitors to participate in an experiment in how we collaborate to not only think
“The Liminal Lab
Emily Carr University’s selection in the Triennale is another example of recent accolades like the QS University World Rankings and Red Dot Design awards recognizing Emily Carr as a leader in the fields of art, design, media and research and providing diverse opportunities for students to create solutions around global issues of sustainability, health and welfare, critical making, emerging media and new models of entrepreneurship.