Happy Hours: Happiness by Design

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 18:00

Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show

Happy Hours: Happiness by Design

Calling all designers and Vancouver creatives! Grab a friend, and come to the Museum of Vancouver to take part in a special evening dedicated to happiness by design. Join local graphic design leaders for a special night of happy mingling, social connection, and a celebration of design.

Date: Thursday, May 14, 2015
Time: 6:00pm-10:00pm Cash Bar, 6:15pm Talk
Admission: Adult $14 | Seniors & Students $11 | GDC Members $11 | MOV Members Free | Includes admission to Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show
Get Tickets: Advance ticket sales have ended. Standing room will be available for drop-in attendees. Seating priority will be given to those with advance purchase tickets.

The evening will feature a brief talk by Shannon Powell on “Happiness by Design”, and an opportunity to be part of her unique participatory art installation, An Exchange of Charm, the second in a series of signs that provokes us to explore our connection to cities and the power of social exchange between strangers.

Plus: Attendees will be joined by reviewers and participants from the Vancouver Behance Portfolio Review.

Part of a series of fun and brainy talks exploring happiness, paired with a visit to Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show, plus mingling and drink specials. Hosted in partnership with the Graphic Designers of Canada (BC Chapter).

Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show is organized by the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, curated by Claudia Gould. Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show has been supported by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage. Additional support provided by The Chodorow Exhibition Initiative Fund; The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation; The Dietrich Foundation, Inc.; the Overseers Board for the Institute of Contemporary Art; friends and members of ICA; and the University of Pennsylvania.

The Museum of Vancouver is grateful to the partners, sponsors, and institutional funders that made it possible to share Stefan Sagmeister: The Happy Show with you:

The Happy Show Partners, Sponsors & Funders