The big field study report from Metaverse Fashion Week
In today’s episode, we discuss our boots on the ground visit to Metaverse Fashion Week! Talking points:
- Designing your avatar and finding your digital identity.
- Street style from visitors.
- Checking out runway shows and stores.
- Takeaways and improvement tips.
With: Konrad Olsson, Editor-in-Chief & Founder, Oliver Dahle, Editor-at-Large, and Erik Sedin, Junior Editor.
How future thinking can help drive sustainability (with Charlotte Sundåker)
We’re finally back! We’re happy to kick off season 5 with special guest Charlotte Sundåker, CEO and co-founder of Planethon, a futures and transformation agency offering a data-driven, science-based platform and business design process framework that enable sustainable investments, transformation initiatives and partnerships. We talk about:Why companies and organisations need to learn to think more about their futureThe importance of storytelling to create future scenariosHow future thinking can affect how we deal with our problems todaySign up for our weekly newsletter for more content like this.With: Konrad Olsson, Editor-in-Chief & Founder and Erik Sedin, Junior Editor.
KONST: The Art of Making Business in Art (with Carl ”The Art Reporter” Larsson)
In this episode of KONST, our host Roland-Philippe Kretzschmar talks with LA-based Swedish art dealer Carl Larsson about how to do art business. Larsson is not only an acclaimed art advisor running one of the most inspiring art accounts on Instagram The Art Reporter — but he's also a very nice and humble guy. Talking points are:Running an art dealership for three generations.Helping Tim ”Avicii” Bergling build his art collection.The difference between Scandinavian and international collectors.How to build a presence on social media.A roundup of our favourite art events in 2022, and what we're looking forward to in 2023.KONST is a show by Scandinavian MIND about contemporary and future art; the interconnection with society, culture, technology, finance and lifestyle. The outlook is primarily at the art world from a Scandinavian perspective, although taking into account the global arena of artists, exhibitions, trade fairs and other current events. The host of KONST is Roland-Philippe Kretzschmar, Editor-at-large at Scandinavian MIND.
Polestar Talks: Design Towards Zero (With Petteri Masalin and Tomek Rygalik)
Today we are revisiting a panel talk that we hosted together with Polestar in Helsinki, Finland a few weeks ago. This time we sat down with Tomek Rygalik, founder of Studio Rygalik and Design Nature and professor at Aalto University’s architecture department, as well as Petteri Masalin, the Chief Design Officer at Fiskars Group.Together they discuss:The importance of values in design.What responsibilities do they have as designers with regard to sustainability?Their advice to young designers entering the business.This podcast is produced in collaboration with Polestar.