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Memphis Art + Design Week, “A Festival Of Art in the Grind City.”

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Maker Expo powered by Arrow Creative
Experience a curated booth of artisans and makers from the comfort of your home at The Maker Expo Hall powered by Arrow Creative.
2020-10-08T10:00:00Z 2020-10-10T13:00:00Z America/Chicago Maker+Expo+powered+by+Arrow+Creative https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Designers Should All Be Feminists
Ali Place, Professor of Graphic Design at University of Arkansas hosts this session.
2020-10-08T10:30:00Z 2020-10-08T11:00:00Z America/Chicago Designers+Should+All+Be+Feminists+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
"Hey, Mane!": Networking Hangout
Just feel like chatting with fellow attendees? This is the perfect time for the arts and culture community to come together.
2020-10-08T11:00:00Z 2020-10-08T11:30:00Z America/Chicago %22Hey%2C+Mane%21%22%3A+Networking+Hangout+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Different Approach to Design for Democracy
Raquel Breternitz will discuss the ways her team approached design on the presidential campaign.
2020-10-08T11:30:00Z 2020-10-08T12:00:00Z America/Chicago Different+Approach+to+Design+for+Democracy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Arts Funding is Not Neutral
We’ll dig into this urgent issue, challenge some broadly accepted assumptions about arts funding, and respond to participants’ questions on the topic.
2020-10-08T12:00:00Z 2020-10-08T13:00:00Z America/Chicago Arts+Funding+is+Not+Neutral+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Design Thinking and Rapid Prototyping
Creating experiences with human-centric design, business strategy, and imagination. PROTOTYPE > FEEDBACK>ITERATE
2020-10-08T12:00:00Z 2020-10-08T13:00:00Z America/Chicago Design+Thinking+and+Rapid+Prototyping https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Behind the Brand: Local In-House Designer Mash-Up
2020-10-08T13:00:00Z 2020-10-08T13:45:00Z America/Chicago Behind+the+Brand%3A+Local+In-House+Designer+Mash-Up https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Snack Break: Music Set with Bailey Biggers
Take a break in your day to rest your eyes and give a good listen. Livestream of music from Memphis music artist Bailey Bigger.
2020-10-08T14:00:00Z 2020-10-08T15:00:00Z America/Chicago Snack+Break%3A+Music+Set+with+Bailey+Biggers https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
For Artists: Gallery-Curator Networking Session
Network. Meet people. Mingle. Connect. Create. Build that bridge!
2020-10-08T14:00:00Z 2020-10-08T15:00:00Z America/Chicago For+Artists%3A+Gallery-Curator+Networking+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Fueling Socially-Responsive Artistic ExperiencesVirtual Summit
In this session, attendees will talk about the importance and role of socially responsive art and culture.
2020-10-08T14:15:00Z 2020-10-08T15:00:00Z America/Chicago Fueling+Socially-Responsive+Artistic+ExperiencesVirtual+Summit+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Future of Music Experiences: Innovating Music & Aesthetics
This session is hosted by Gordon Droitcour, the founder of Cour Design
2020-10-08T15:00:00Z 2020-10-08T15:45:00Z America/Chicago The+Future+of+Music+Experiences%3A+Innovating+Music+%26+Aesthetics https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Advocacy and Activism through Art
Learn how artists can partner and collaborate with local organizations to elevate efforts of social change and community prosperity.
2020-10-09T10:30:00Z 2020-10-09T11:00:00Z America/Chicago Advocacy+and+Activism+through+Art https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Protecting your Work
Lee will dive into what artists should know from registering as a business entity to protecting their creative assets.
2020-10-09T10:30:00Z 2020-10-09T11:00:00Z America/Chicago +Protecting+your+Work https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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The Graphic Vernacular of American Politics
Join Susan Merriam Co-Founder of The Center for American Politics and Design as she discusses the history of political graphic vernacular: logos and branding.
2020-10-09T11:00:00Z 2020-10-09T11:30:00Z America/Chicago The+Graphic+Vernacular+of+American+Politics https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Material Impact: From Sustainability to Sneakers
Merging sustainable practice and love for the weird, Niek Pulles has created a professional career as an artists, shoe designer, and reinventer.
2020-10-09T13:00:00Z 2020-10-09T14:00:00Z America/Chicago Material+Impact%3A+From+Sustainability+to+Sneakers https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
"Hey Mane!": Networking for Artists and Collectors
2020-10-09T13:00:00Z 2020-10-09T15:00:00Z America/Chicago %22Hey+Mane%21%22%3A+Networking+for+Artists+and+Collectors https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Snack Break: Music Set with Jordan Occasionally
2020-10-09T14:00:00Z 2020-10-09T15:00:00Z America/Chicago Snack+Break%3A+Music+Set+with+Jordan+Occasionally https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Deconstructing Sound & Vision: Album Art
Music writer and historian Jared "JB" Boyd discusses how designers seek to integrate the whole entity of a music album into a single cover.
2020-10-09T15:00:00Z 2020-10-09T16:00:00Z America/Chicago Deconstructing+Sound+%26+Vision%3A+Album+Art https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Finding The Right Match: Writers and Illustrators Virtual Summit
An insightful conversation between award-winning author Alice Faye Duncan and Caldecott Medal winner R.Gregory Christie
2020-10-10T10:30:00Z 2020-10-10T10:45:00Z America/Chicago Finding+The+Right+Match%3A+Writers+and+Illustrators+Virtual+Summit+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.to%2Fevents%2Fmadweek2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

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