How Do You Design A Feeling?
Jan 24 2023
event: talk in-person

Hosted at the stunning Ace Hotel Toronto, this intimate panel discussion explores the invisible and necessary design component we can not see, but can certainly feel: Emotion. This conversation dives into how to design emotion to life through the senses, choices, and considerations beyond what meets the eye. The panel is led by Sarah Di Domenico, co-founder of creative brand agency Wedge, joined by the visionary architect Brigitte Shim (Shim-Sutcliffe Architects; Ace Hotel Toronto), NY-based chef & artist Fernando Aciar, co-founder creative director Anna Polonsky of hospitality studio polonsky+friends, and emerging textile artist Justin Yong.


Ace Hotel Toronto, Wedge, Speakers: Brigitte Shim co-founder Shim-Sutcliffe Architects; Sarah Di Domenico co-founder creative director Wedge; emerging designer Justin Yong; co founder creative director Anna Polonsky polonsky+friends, chef & artist Fernando Aciar.


Wedge logo
Ace Hotel Toronto logo


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Anna Polonsky; Creative Director, Founder of polonsky + friends
Justin Yong; Toronto-based textile artist
Sarah Di Domenico; Co-Founder, Creative Director of brand agency Wedge, and event host
Fernando Aciar; Chef & Artist @fefoeats
Brigitte Shim; Architect, Professor, & Co-Founder of Shim Sutcliffe Architects