U of U Graphic Design

UofU GD News artThe Carmen Morton Christensen Endowment Lecture Series
and The U of U Department of Art & Art History present:

ELLEN LUPTON, “Designing Sensation”

5:00 PM
UMOCA (downtown)

• How do vision and language interact with taste and smell?

• How is a joke like a trainwreck?

• What does a Nina Simone song taste like?

• What makes the shower scene in Hitchcock’s Psycho seem so violent?

Explode your brain as you discover these answers and more!

Ellen Lupton is Senior Curator of Contemporary Design at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City. Drawing upon her research into design and experience, this talk will actively engage the audience in processes of perception, interpretation, and storytelling.

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