Keynote

Ginette Caron

Communication Design
Italy

Ginette Caron completed her studies in Graphic Design at Concordia University before pursuing a distinguished career in Italy. She made waves in the design and fashion world as graphic designer director for both Benetton and Prada before launching her own communication design firm in 1999.

Her graphic work develops through playfulness, poetry and irony.

Ginette Caron Communication Design has taken on many high-profile clients, including Swatch, Bulgari, Knoll and Vatican, and earned numerous awards. Ms Caron has taught at design universities in Canada, France, Italy, Switzerland, Tunisia, and Turkey. Though based in Italy for most of her career, Ms Caron maintains strong roots in Canada; she was elected by her peers to membership at the “Royal Canadian Academy of Arts" and nominated "CANADA 150 Ambassador".

Presentation title :

"Le beau c'est la splendeur du vrai" (Platon)