MANILA – Graphika Manila, the annual creativity and design conference, will for the first time be held over two days with twelve top artists and designers from around the world on the speaker line-up.
The conference is set to happen on January 31 and February at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay.
Local speakers include contemporary artists Leeroy New, Cebu-based designer Nick Automatic, and graphic designer AJ Dimarucot, as well as production house 88 Storey Films, represented by director Sid Maderazo.
Graphika will also feature speakers from around the world, such as Bangkok-based graphic designer Pomme Chan, designer and technologist from New York Joshua Davis, English designer Seb Lester, as well as Brooklyn-based digital designers Anon Repponen and Irene Pereyra and Singapore’s Fizah Rahim and Rezaliando, whose collaborative project Machineast is responsible for the 2015 conference’s branding.
Representative speakers from studios and design houses from around the world will also be at the conference: Chris Lee for Singapore branding and spatial design house The Asylum, Endric Godes for Barcelona communication studio Vasava, and Benson Shum for Walt Disney Animation Studios.
Early Bird rates until December 20 are at P2,250 for a two-day conference pass and P1,950 for a two-day student pass while regular rates are at P2,500 for the conference pass and P2,200 for the student pass.
For more information, visit www.graphikamanila.com.