dieDAS walk + talk 2020 Program

The first dieDAS walk + talk cultural weekend was held September 27- 29, 2019, at the Saalecker Werkstätten and in the city of Naumburg. During this inaugural event, we invited dozens of respected professionals and experts from around the globe to join us as we announced the launch of our fellowship program, discussed our historical location, and shared our short- and long-term visions.

Our digital conversations and presentations featured an esteemed set of contributors, including:

  • Glenn Adamson, Curator, Writer and Historian, Brooklyn
  • Christian Benimana, Senior Principal & Managing Director MASS Design Group, Kigali
  • Adib Dada, Founder of theOtherDada Regenerative Consultancy & Architecture , Beirut
  • Anna Heringer, Architect and Hon. Prof. UNESCO Chair for Earthen Architecture, Laufen
  • Maurizio Montalti, dieDAS Artistic Director, Amsterdam
  • Prof. Dr. h.c. Ákos Moravánszky, Institute for the History and Theory of Architecture at ETH Zurich
  • Alice Rawsthorn, Design Critic and Author, London
  • Prof. Daniela Spiegel, Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, Dessau
  • Celine Vogt, Strategic Relationships Manager, Michelangelo Foundation for Creativity and Craftsmanship, Geneva
  • Arne Cornelius Wasmuth, Founding Director of dieDAS, Berlin
  • Prof. Sarah M. Whiting, Dean Harvard Graduate School of Design on Architecture, Cambridge

Sincere thanks to all who participated.
We look forward to sharing our 2021 program with you later this year!