Nordic Forum for Design History 2018, November 23 rd. from 9-19.

People are welcome to pop in and out of the Forum during the day.

Most of the talks will be in English.

Please register at ingiriduro@honnunarsafn.is before the 20th of November.
Those who register will be invited for lunch.

Program
Friday 23/11
Theme: Copies, Classics & Traditions

09.00 Welcome to Iceland’s Design Museum & Garðabær, Sigríður Sigurjónsdóttir

09.15 Introduction to the theme: Copies, Classics & Traditions, Anders V. Munch

09.30 Keynote lecture: Driftwood on Icelandic Coast. Traveling ideas
Guðmundur Oddur, Research Professor, Iceland University of the Arts

10.30 Coffee break

11.00 Three short presentations and discussion:
An antidote to a “new and unfamiliar image”
Denise Hagströmer, National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo
Carrying on traditions, constructing new identity? The curious case of Carl-Johan Boman
Maija Mäkikalli, University of Lapland
Element Design – Ornamental approach in late nineteenth century paraffin lamp manufacturing
Elin Manker, Department of Culture and Aesthetics, Stockholm University

12.30 Lunch

13.30 Four short presentations and discussion:
Otti Berger, 1898-1944, Bauhaus designer in Scandinavia
Widar Halén, National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo
Textile Designers’ Travels, Diaries and multiple cultural influences: Marianne Strengell and Marjatta Metsovaara
Heidi Pietarinen, Faculty of Art and Design, University of Lapland
The Case of the Finnish Ryijy: Serially Produced Art and "Original" Copies
Leena Svinhufvud, Designmuseo, Helsinki
”The fourth stripe on the candy cane” – Paradoxes and pragmatism concerning the conflicting relation between standardization and copyright in the design critique by Poul Henningsen 1940-1960
Hans-Christian Jensen, University of Southern Denmark

15.30 Coffee break

16.00 Keynote lecture: Scandinavian Design and the Dichotomy of Original and Copy,
Stina Teilmann-Lock, Assoc. Prof., Copenhagen Business School

17.00 Two short presentations and discussion:
Modeller, typer och anonyma former: C.G. Estlanders initiativ och idealet kring den anonyma formen
Susann Vihma, Aalto-universitetet, Helsingfors
Mobilia og møbelfabrikkernes skelnen mellem kopi og klassiker
Kristian Roland Larsen, Syddansk Universitet Kolding

18.00 Guided tour at the museum

Supported by: Nordic Councel of Ministers, SDU University of Southern Denmark, Estrid-Ericsons Stiftelse, Letterstedska föreningen, Hönnunarsafn Íslands