The DesignTalks series introduces Fabio Parasecoli’s research on the representation of food in films as a social and political battleground.
After Frank Stephenson, SPDtalks! offers a new chance to meet a leading figure in automotive design world. Wolfgang Egger, Head of Alfa Romeo Style Center, will be at SPD for a lecture introduced by Prof. Mario Favillafrom SPD, who’s been also collaborating with Egger in his past years at the Alfa Design Center in Arese.
The meeting with Egger, on Tuesday February 27th at 17,30, will be open to both SPD students attending the Master in Car Design and car enthusiasts.
Born in 1963, Wolfgang Egger starts his career in 1989 as designer for Alfa Romeo Style Center directed by Walter de’ Silva. Nine years later he moves to Seat and in 2001 he is back in Italy, again at the Fiat Group. After a short experience with Lancia, he becomes Head of Alfa Romeo Style Center. He leads here the developement of Alfa Spider, the 147 GTA and the new 156 and coordinates the restyling of the new 166. Among his most acclaimed designs, the Nuvola concept car, the 8C Competizione and the Kamal cross-over.
SPDtalks! is a series of lectures by international designers at Scuola Politecnica di Design. The programme promotes the knowledge of the most interesting research trends in contemporary graphics, product and car design, architecture. The integration of different media, between design and technologies, research and professional practice will take center stage during the meetings held at SPD in Milan, via Ventura 15, until May 2007.
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