DIEM: Talks Design comes to WestEdge Design Fair Friday, Oct. 20

Curated by Frances Anderton and Mallery Roberts Morgan, and presented in partnership with Architectural Digest and the West Hollywood Design District, this symposium explores the theme: “EVERYTHING IS DISRUPTED”.

Retail is being automated; political leadership is chaotic; and the Los Angeles skyline is transforming before our eyes. Every which way, we are in a state of massive change. Today’s thought leaders discuss the challenges — and the opportunities.

Frances Anderton is Host of DnA: Design and Architecture, a weekly radio show broadcast on KCRW NPR station in Los Angeles. For many years she produced KCRW’s acclaimed current affairs shows, To The Point, and Which Way, LA?, hosted by Warren Olney. She has previously served as correspondent for the New York Times and Dwell magazine. In addition, Anderton has curated design conferences and exhibitions, and she speaks widely about design-related issues.

Mallery Roberts Morgan is a writer and designer. She the Los Angeles correspondent to AD France, contributing editor to LALA Magazine, and has written for an array of distinguished international publications including, 1stdibs.comThe New York Times, Paris Vogue, amongst many others. As a designer Mallery has created residential and commercial interiors in London, Paris, Mexico and Los Angeles.

You won’t want to miss this day of inspiring and thought-provoking talks.

Check back soon for the full line up of programs and speakers.
Make plans to join the design community at WestEdge 2017 by registering HERE.