Historic Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy. Location for DesignMashup Workshops

THE APRIL 2020 FUSION WORKSHOP HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS.

We are working with the Civita Institute for arrange an appropriate date.
Anyone who has registered with a deposit will receive a full refund.

WHAT IS DESIGN MASHUP

DesignMashup 2020 is offering two exciting workshops: Fusion in April for 7 days or Vision in October for 10-days. Both are an immersive Italian design experience and workshop for artists, architects & designers.

Participants create, experiment & rejuvenate their creative energy as they are immersed in Italy’s design culture and discover their own, personal design poetics during this creation-provoking Italian design workshop series.

Workshop 1

Fusion

Postponed / to be re-scheduled in 2021

A 1-week creative workshop in April where participants focus on creating something ephemeral and digital while immersed in Italian culture in the ancient village of Civita di Bagnoregio.

Download the workshop documentation for complete costs and details.

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Workshop 2

Vision

Postponed / to be rescheduled in 2021

A 10-day design workshop in October where participants are steeped in 2,000 years of Italian design thinking and embark on a quest to contribute a physical creation to Civita’s ongoing cultural experience.

Download the workshop documentation for complete costs and details.

Signup today for an upcoming workshop

Register now for the Fusion or Vision Workshop and receive a special 20% discount.

Preregistration is easy but space is limited to 12 participants for these transformative workshops.

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* 20% discount for the October Vision Workshop is valid until August 15th, 2020
OUR NUMBERS
2

YEARLY WORKSHOPS

24

INTERNATIONAL DESIGNERS

48

PROJECTS

999

IDEAS

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PROFESSORS

DesignMashup offers two distinct experiences and Workshops in 2020: Fusion and Vision. Fusion, led by artists & designers Sam Stubblefield & Josh Borsman centers on the “mashup’ of art, design, and technology, will be held at the Civita Institute, in historic Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy from April 28-May 4.  The Vision workshop led by designer Thomas Lehman, with educator and design journalist, Cecilia Fabiani is centered on the foundation of Italian design thinking and takes participants on a journey of discovery from the modern design world in Milan and then to Civita di Bagnoregio to create a hands-on physical project that brings modern Italian design-thinking to this ancient village.

Fusion & Vision 2020 Tutor

Thomas Lehman

Designer, Professor & Founder of DesignMashup

Thomas is an American industrial and graphic designer, professor and lecture. He is focused on furniture and product design, retail concepts, brand and immersive new media. Thomas currently lives and works in Milano, he holds a masters degree in industrial design and interaction design from Domus Academy, Milan.

Fusion 2020 Tutors

Samuel Stubblefield & Joshua Borsman

Designers, Artists and Technologists Founders OPEN Studio, LLC, Seattle, USA.
Known for a highly collaborative, anti-disciplinary approach plus they are frequent lecturers about their thought provoking work. Their collaborative workshop uses fine art, technology and design as a platform for pursuing broad range of art & design featuring innovative technologies.

Vision 2020 Tutor

Cecilia Fabiani

Accomplished Italian designer, journalist, and design critic, Cecilia lectures and writes articles for well-known International design journals on design topics ranging from ancient and traditional Italian design to Italy’s current design culture.

Vision 2019 Tutors

Lorenz+Kaz

Co-leaders of DesignMashup, Vision 2019, Milan based German design duo, Catharina Lorenz and Steffen Kaz, have been mashing up their native Northern European design ethos with Italian inspired design since the mid-1990s.

Vision 2020 Tutor

Markus Benesch

DesignMashup welcomes Munich born Markus to co-lead the Vision 2020 workshop. Markus creates whimsical surfaces, products and interiors. His creative ideas combined with his ability for flawless execution have earned him a strong reputation world-wide. Today, Markus lives between Munich, Milan & New York teaches workshops as a guest professor at L´ESAD Reims, NABA Milano, IED Milano & Politecnico di Milano.

DESIGN MASHUP GALLERY

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AIA Registered American Architects Can Earn up to 27 AIA Continuing Education Elective Learning Units*

The DesignMashup team is excited to announce that our program has qualified for 27 AIA Continuing Education Elective Learning Units. This program is created in tandem with the non-profit Civita Institute.

 

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THE DESIGNMASHUP TEAM WISHES TO THANK OUR SPONSORS AND FRIENDS FOR ALL OF THEIR HARD WORK AND SUPPORT.
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