By the People

Scraps and By the People exhibition invitation
09/29
Thursday
Thu. September 29, 2016
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Barbara Mandel, Chairman, Beth Comstock, President, and Caroline Baumann, Director, invite all Cooper Hewitt members and invited guests to celebrate the opening of two new exhibitions: By the People: Designing a Better America On view through February 26, 2017 An exhibition of sixty collaborative design projects throughout the United States and across borders, By the People challenges the country’s growing crisis... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Photo by Farm Hack licensed under CC BY 4.0
11/10
Thursday
Thu. November 10, 2016
6:30pm to 8:00pm
In conjunction with the exhibition By the People: Designing a Better America, a Design Talk on the next generation tools of resilience and the design required to meet social, economic, and climate change challenges. Robert Smith from Brooklyn’s Red Hook WIFI initiative shares how their mesh network helped the neighborhood recover from Superstorm Sandy. Dorn... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian National Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128