2012

Design Talks: Mack Scogin Merrill Elam


National Design Award winners Mack Scogin and Merrill Elam have worked together in architecture for over forty years. Founded in 1984, their Atlanta-based firm, Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects, has won international acclaim for work that ranges from a sleek factory for Herman Miller to the Lulu Chow Wang Campus Center for Wellesley College and commercial office space for Tishman Speyer Properties. The firm's diverse body of work is uniquely characterized by profound rigor tempered by childlike innocence.
Architecture, nda, 2013, 2012, design talks, Adobe, collaboration

Indie Publishing: Books, Magazines and Monsters


Meet editors, designers, and authors of independent books and magazines. Learn about the ups and downs of print and media in the new millennium.
graphic design, print, media, graphic design now in production, Ellen Lupton, Governors Island, 2012, Exhibition, Indie Publishing, panel, public program, talk, long

2012 Scholars Program


Cooper-Hewitt’s DesignPrep is a series of free design-education programs that introduces New York City high-school students to collegiate and career opportunities in design. Participating students attend design workshops with professional designers, visit design colleges as well as designers’ studios, and engage in professional development.
designprep, Scholars Program, 2012, high school students, Teens, youth, New York City, NYC, career opportunities

Nominate Now for the 2012 National Design Awards!


The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum is pleased to announce an open call for nominations for the thirteenth annual National Design Awards [http://www.cooperhewitt.org/nda] program honoring lasting achievement in American design. Each year, the Awards recognize excellence, innovation, and enhancement of the quality of life across a range of disciplines.
National Design Awards, nda, 2012, nominations