milano design week 2017

AFRICAN FABBERS SCHOOL
LAUNCH //TALK
april 6, 2017 - 11 am
 

via francesco carchidio 2, milano 
zona darsena 
www.designlanguage.thedots.nl

the talk will launch the african fabbers school project, the first school of urban ecologies, self-construction and digital fabrication in africa. the school will be realised in cameroon by paolo cascone with the Urban Fabrication Laboratory in the framework of the project CAM’ON promoted by the COE ngo (associazione centro orientamento educativo) with the support of AICSitalian agency for development cooperation
the afs research and educational programme is based on the idea of bridging the african and the european artisans and designers through community oriented projects, workshops and applied researches. this with the aim of exploring the interaction between african material systems and digital manufacturing technologies for sustainable living.

introduction by PAOLO CASCONE/COdesignLab

with the intervention of SIMONE SFRISO/TAMassociati

in conversation with

PRASHANTH CATTANEO/COE - PAUL ASSAKO/LABA Douala - ALDO COLONETTI/curator - ADAMA SANNEH/Fondazione Lettera 27 - ROBERTO BOSI/casabella formazione - CHEICK DIALLO/Designer – INGRID PAOLETTI/PoliMi - CORINNA SY/Cucula - VALENTINA AURICCHIO/6zero5 -MARCO PETRONI/Design critic – TOMMASO SANTORO CAYRO/archiSTART – ANTONIO ALLIVA/3D ITALY - MAURO BUBBICO/ISIA Urbino -CRISTIANO DE MAJO/Rivista Studio - UGO LA PIETRA/Designer - MICHELE BRUNELLO/DONTSTOP Architettura - IRENE BENGO/ISF MI -MICHELE FRANCINE NGONMO/Afro Fashion - FABRIZIO VATIERI/photographer - GIOVANNA MASSONI/Designstreams - SEBLE WOLDEGHIORGHIS / Comune di Milano

Project by
Urban FabLab

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In collaboration with
COE - associazione centro orientamento educativo

Technical partners
3D Italy

 

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