The Salon of Material Consequences is an entertaining evening of live readings by authors, featuring design fiction, speculative writing and excerpts from recently published books on materials. The theme is our relationships with materials and their consequences…. There will be stories, writing about materials, from materials, charting social collaborations with materials and writing that explores the future of our material use…

This event is curated and compered by Dr Jane Norris, Associate Professor at Richmond University (RAUIL) @Janeviatopia and it is hosted by the premier Italian furniture brand Cassina in their flagship showroom as a  featured event in the Brompton Design District during the London Design Festival.

Booking

Friday 21st September 2018, 6.30 – 8.30pm, 238-242 Brompton Rd, London SW3 2BB

The evening is co-sponsored by Richmond University’s IVAC (Research Centre for International Visual Arts and Cultures) and the specialist beer company Toast Ale, an award-winning craft beer brewed with surplus fresh bread.