Gus Casely-Hayford, inaugural director of V&A East, talked about plans for this forthcoming expansion project of the world’s leading museum of art, design and performance. He also explored with us the challenges facing not just his own institution, but the whole cultural sector, as the imperative to reach diverse audiences becomes ever more urgently felt.
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About Design in Dialogue
Inaugurated on April 1, 2020, Design in Dialogue is a series of online interviews hosted alternately by curator and historian Glenn Adamson and designer Stephen Burks. Conversations are held on Zoom every Wednesdays for 1 hour, beginning at 11am Eastern Time, including a participatory Q&A. Please join leading voices from the field — designers, makers, critics, and curators — as they discuss their work and ideas.