Mark your Outlook calendar or iPhone or whatever you’re using these days: Amanda Gibbs, MOV’s director of audience engagement, is speaking at the opening night event of the Interior Design Show West (better known as IDSwest). It’s happening Thursday, September 17 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Doors open at 6 p.m., Gibbs talks shortly thereafter, and then there’s a special edition of Pecha Kucha happening at 7:15 p.m. The lineup includes Nancy and Niels Bendtsen of Inform Interiors and Bensen-furniture fame, architect Bruce Haden of Hotson Bakker Boniface Haden, and Todd MacAllen of Molo Design (MacAllen and design partner Stephanie Forsythe were the only Canadians featured in 10 X 10_2, Phaidon’s round up of the world’s most exceptional emerging architects). Tickets to the event go for $15 and can be purchased on the night of, or online here. Good deal.
IDSwest runs until September 20. Be sure to stop the MOV booth for a preview of Ravishing Beasts and to learn about our fall/winter program schedule.