What is “luxury” in our post-pandemic society? The answer is closer than you may imagine. This two-part lecture series emphasizes the role of our own communities in redefining global luxury and consumption. Discover a more conscious and sustainable future landscape through trend forecasting + design analysis from Cristin Richard + Isabelle Weiss.
Part 1: Then and Now Luxury Forecast
Cristin Richard takes a deep look into the key lifestyle behaviors and societal shifts that will redefine the Luxury market. With a primary focus on fashion and interiors, three aesthetic concepts will be presented through the identification and analysis of global design trends.
Part 2: What are objects of re:Socialization?
Exploring the relationship between the design object, societal values and the concept of collecting, Isabelle Weiss presents, Objects of re:Socialization, a design publication + film project. As a counterpoint to careless output and consumption, the project offers an intimate look into the studios of independent designers creating objects that reflect our own shift in values and offer solutions to many challenges we face as we build a stronger future.