Saturday 25 July
Please note that this event will take place on Saturday 25 July, 6pm and NOT Saturday 18 July as previously announced.
Dr Sorcha O'Brien co-author Love Object: Emotion, Design a Material Culture, in conversation with Eithne Verling (Director of Galway City Museum)
This platform will also be developed online encouraging a wider audience to give thought to the qualitites of things they use in their everyday lives and celebrate their beauty and design.
Audience members for this talk are specially invited to bring along an object of their own and will be welcome to share their stories of a thing they love the most.
Visit Festival Instagram to hear more about things people love. Share yours with #thingsilovethemost.
‘The mobile phone has become the adult's transitional object, replacing the toddler's teddy bear for comfort and a sense of belonging.’Margaret Heffernan