/ prof.dr.ing. Pierre Lévy, HDR / Professor (PRCM) at National Conservatory of Arts and Crafts, France, Holder of the Chair of design Jean Prouvé, Member of the Dicen-IDF lab (EA 7339) / Recent writings / La diversité dans l’enseignement du design et des métiers d’art doit faire école / Researching / My main focus is the creation of a Japanese philosophy-inspired design framework to think further the relation between design and appropriation, contributing to Transforming Practices. / Teaching / My current courses focus on design research, reflective practices, and digital skills for professional transition. I am also responsible for the Master in design in residence at the Academia of climate in Paris. / Events / I am co-organising the seminar Mediums in design with Annie Gentès, CY École de design. / Projects / I am contributing to the creation of the TransFabriC at CNAM. I am also participating to the project Scuola del non sapere with Ruedi Baur and Civic City. / One more thing / I presented the project of the chair during my inaugural lecture.