Stephanie Murg, “Back to the Future, Fashionably: Brand Identity, Star Designers, and the Bottom Line in Luxury Goods”

A look at the evolving role of the designer/creative director, brand identity, and big business in the global fashion and luxury goods markets.

Stephanie Murg, whose interests lie at the nexus of art, design, fashion, and capital markets, is a New York-based writer and art advisor. Her writing has appeared in publications such as ARTnews, Art+Auction, Smithsonian, and The Architect’s Newspaper. She is also the co-editor of UnBeige, a design blog that has been featured in Newsweek and The New York Times. In her art consulting practice, Murg advises clients on collecting modern and contemporary art and design and the dynamics of the international art market.

The Fall 2011 Design Criticism MFA Lecture Series is open to the public. You are warmly invited to attend our lectures, to see our new department and to meet with speakers, faculty members and students over a drink.

Space is limited; Attendees must register here.

Event Information

When: 29 Nov 2011, 6:00 p.m.
Where: MFA Design Criticism Department, School of Visual Arts, 136 West 21 Street, 2nd floor
Price: Free and open to the public

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