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Design Conversation: Design Matters LIVE with Paula Scher and Debbie Millman

  • The Rich Auditorium 1280 Peachtree Street Northeast Atlanta, GA, 30309 United States (map)

GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS TO DESIGN MATTERS LIVE ARE SOLD OUT! Only a few VIP Tickets (including lecture admission and a VIP reception - see below) remain.

Design Matters LIVE VIP Tickets

Join MODA and Portfolio Center for an epic event on Monday, October 30, at 7 p.mas design's wonder women Paula Scher and Debbie Millman take the stage together for an episode of Debbie's award-winning and much-celebrated podcast, Design Matters. Founded in 2005, Design Matters is the first and longest running podcast about design and creative culture. 

VIP tickets include

  • priority seating at Design Matters LIVE  
  • admission to a VIP reception immediately following the lecture, with light bites, cocktails, refreshments, and the chance to visit MODA's Text Me: How We Live in Language in the company of our special guests, Paula Scher and Debbie Millman, curator of the exhibition
  • a gift bag containing three mini map journals designed by Paula Scher, an Askew notebook designed by Debbie Millman (this awesome item is sold out elsewhere!), and a Text Me Baggu shopping bag

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About Paula Scher:

Paula Scher has been at the forefront of graphic design for four decades. She began her career as an art director in the 1970s and has been a principal at Pentagram's New York office since 1991. Paula has taught at the School of Visual Arts for over two decades and has held teaching positions at Cooper Union, Yale, and Tyler School of Art. She is a recipient of the National Design Award, AIGA Medal, Type Directors Club Medal, and is a member of the Art Directors Club Hall of Fame.

"Paula Scher is the most influential woman graphic designer on the planet."

- Ellen Lupton, Abstract: The Art of Design, Netflix


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, the first and longest running podcast about design. She is also the co-founder and chair of the world’s first Masters in Branding Program at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, host of the award-winning Design Observer podcast, Design Matters, and an author, teacher, and artist. Debbie is the author of six books and is currently the Editorial and Creative Director of Print Magazine, the oldest magazine about design in the United States.

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Design Matters LIVE is sponsored by Dropbox


Design Conversations are presented in partnership with Portfolio Center!

Earlier Event: October 29
Spooky Subversive Cross Stitch
Later Event: November 2
Text Me Exhibition Tour