Bend Design Speaker Panel: What keeps you up at night?
October 26 | 8:30 | 90 Minutes | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Mt Bachelor Room
Join four creative problem solvers—Bijan Berahimi, Miwa Matreyek, Mohan Nair, John Bielenberg—from diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise for coffee (grab on your way) and conversation. Our guests will talk about staying culturally connected, evolving their careers, finding personal meaning in work, issues in our world that most need attention, and what gets them up in the morning. Moderated by Bend Design founder and co-producer René Mitchell.
How Fast Can You Design?
October 26 | 1:30 | 3.5 hours | Oxford Hotel, Skyview Lounge
Help create the BND DSGN 2018 official catalog—fast. Workshop participants will become contributors to a unique artifact, collaborating with FISK to gather and create content. Together, the group will design, photograph, write, scan, edit, transcribe, lay out, produce, and distribute this one-of-a-kind documentation of Bend Design 2018. PLEASE NOTE: This workshop is 3.5 HOURS long, 1:30-5:00 pm.
FISK Projects is a full-service, collaborative creative studio based in Portland. Our core team consists of three designers and one copywriter. Together we work on multi-disciplinary projects of all shapes and sizes. We specialize in ideas, brand identity, typography, campaigns, art direction, environments, and artist collaborations. We have a strong foundation in friendships, play and fun. We work with a diverse cast of people and backgrounds. We have worked with Toro y Moi, Harry’s, adidas, Nike, University of Oregon, Q Center, Facebook, Uniqlo, Beacon Sound, Reverie, Cocanú, Tiësto, Source Material, and GOOD Magazine. In addition to our commercial practice our physical space also functions as a contemporary art gallery where each month we showcase national and international artists.