Design Debate: A Hilarious and Satirical Showdown to Open STL Design Week

Join us for the grand opening event of STL Design Week, where the local design community comes together for an evening of lively debates, filled with humor and satire. Prepare to be entertained and enlightened as designers take the stage to discuss classic design topics with a unique twist.

Date: 10/2/23

Time: Doors open at 5:00pm, Event starts at 6:00pm

Location: Work & Leisure

Step into a world of creative banter as our talented debaters challenge conventional design ideas while adding their own humorous and satirical touch. From heated arguments about form versus function to debates on minimalism versus maximalism, prepare for an evening of laughter, wit, and thought-provoking discussions.

As an esteemed attendee, you are also invited to contribute to the event. If you have a topic in mind that you'd like to see debated, feel free to share it with us prior to the event. If you're feeling particularly daring, why not sign up to be a debater yourself? Whether you're a seasoned designer or a design enthusiast with a sharp sense of humor, we welcome individuals from all backgrounds to take part in this hilarious and memorable event. Just imagine the thrill of engaging in friendly battles of wit and creativity alongside other talented individuals!

So mark your calendars and make sure to attend the opening event of STL Design Week. This evening promises to kick-start the week-long celebration with laughter, camaraderie, and a fresh perspective on the world of design. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to be part of a satirical and entertaining design debate. We look forward to seeing you there!


Carlos Zamora and Amanda Yates on Form vs. Function

Ben Kiel vs. Ben Kaplan on Minimalism vs Maximalism

Third Debate - Announced at the event

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When & Where
Mon, Oct 2, 2023 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT
Work & Leisure
3015 Locust Street
St. Louis, MO 63103