MODA’s Text Me: How We Live in Language Public Exhibition Opening


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Join the Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA) for the public opening of our newest exhibition, Text Me: How We Live in Language, curated by Debbie Millman!
The individual component of language—text—is the prime vehicle used to express the experiences of our existence—from minor moments of daily life to the grand nature of the human condition. Our ancestors as far back as the cave man have been using symbols to document and record experiences.

Today, the visualization of our personal stories is an integral and essential part of nearly every moment of life, and we use text in all of its forms to define reality, emotions and even time itself. We are now living in a world wherein the condition of our visual communication reflects the condition of our culture. Conceived and curated by designer, podcaster, and brand strategist Debbie Millman, this exhibition is an attempt to organize, express, translate and reflect both how we live in language and how language now defines our lives.

About Debbie Millman:
Named “one of the most influential designers working today” by Graphic Design USA, Debbie Millman is also an author, educator, brand strategist and host of the podcast Design Matters. As the founder and host of Design Matters, the first and longest running podcast about design, Millman has interviewed more than 300 design luminaries and cultural commentators, including Massimo Vignelli, Milton Glaser, Malcolm Gladwell, Dan Pink, Barbara Kruger, Seth Godin and more. In the 12 years since its inception, the show has garnered over five million downloads per year, a Cooper Hewitt National Design Award and iTunes designated it one of the best podcasts of 2015.
September 17 2017

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Start: September 17 @ 12:00 pm
End: February 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
Cost: $5 - $10
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Museum of Design Atlanta

1315 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, 30309

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404.979.6455

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