Press Conference for Moscow Design Week 2011

October 11 – 16, 2011, 10:00 press conference

On October 11th-16th, the Moscow Design Week 2011 festival, the main annual event in the design field, organized by Art Trading Group, took place in Moscow. MDW 2011 events were held at the Red October Factory, A.V. Schusev State Museum of Architecture, Central House of Artists, Winzavod Center for Contemporary Art, and other popular sites. MDW 2011 opened with a press conference at the Digital October Center on October 11th..

Designers participating in the Moscow Design Week 2011 conference included Li Edelkoort (Netherlands), Ron Gilad (USA), Giulio Cappellini (Italy), Jacopo Foggini (Italy), and Luigi Colani, as well as Alexander Fedotov, president of Moscow Design Week’s organizing committee; Maria Ogorodnikova, managing director of Moscow Design Week; Sergei Serov, president of the Academy of Graphic Design; and Gilda Boiardi, editor-in-chief of the Italian magazine INTERNI.

To obtain any additional information, please contact Art Trading Group’s media office:

Maria Nikanorova (MDW 2011 publicist): : + 7 903 220 62 01;
Yulia Mosienko: +7 915 049 94 43

ПThe full program of the festival’s press events and lectures can be found at:

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