Join MODA and Portfolio Center for an epic event on Monday, October 30, at 7 p.m. as design's wonder women Paula Scher and Debbie Millman take the stage together to record an episode of Debbie's award-winning and much-celebrated podcast, Design Matters. Founded in 2005, Design Matters is the first and longest running podcast about design and creative culture. This Design Conversation is sponsored by Dropbox.
Special thanks to this Design Matters LIVE sponsor:
Tickets are $30 | $25 for MODA Members | $20 for Students
This event will be held at The Woodruff Arts Center's Rich Auditorium
Design Matters VIP Reception:
Join us immediately following the Design Conversation for a VIP reception with passed hors d'oeuvres, refreshments, and the chance to tour Text Me: How We Live in Language in the company of our special guests, Paula Scher and Debbie Millman at the museum from 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
More on Paula:
Paula Scher has been at the forefront of graphic design for four decades. She began her career as an art director in the 1970s and has been a principal at Pentagram's New York office since 1991. Paula has taught at the School of Visual Arts for over two decades and has held teaching positions at Cooper Union, Yale, and Tyler School of Art. She is a recipient of the National Design Award, AIGA Medal, Type Directors Club Medal, and is a member of the Art Directors Club Hall of Fame.
"Paula Scher is the most influential woman graphic designer on the planet."
- Ellen Lupton, Abstract: The Art of Design, Netflix
More on Debbie:
Debbie is chief marketing officer for Sterling Brands in New York, where she works with some of the world's largest brands such as Pepsi, Gillette, Colgate, Kimberly-Clark, Nestle, and Campbells. She is also the co-founder and chair of the world's first Masters in Branding Program at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, host of the award-winning Design Observer podcast, Design Matters, and an author, teacher, and artist.
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