Public Programs

Design by Hand Lecture with Scholten & Baigings. Image of two designers seated with colorful images on wall behind them. Scroll down for program date, time and registration information.
09/25
Tuesday
Tue. September 25, 2018
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Carole Baijings, of the Amsterdam-based design studio Scholten & Baijings, will be the featured speaker for Cooper Hewitt’s 2018 Design by Hand series. Founded in 2000 by industrial designers Stefan Scholten and Carole Baijings, the studio is known for its minimalist aesthetic and rich explorations in graphics and color informed by investigations of hand craftsmanship.... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Design by Hand Color Workshop. Image of fabric swatches orderly on a white table. Scroll down for information on the program's date, time, and registration.
09/26
Wednesday
Wed. September 26, 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Scholten & Baijings will share the studio’s investigations into the dynamic interaction of color through their Maharam Darning Sampler project. Participants will use various materials to explore how layering, opacity, and proximity can transform relationships between colors. Founded in 2000 by industrial designers Stefan Scholten and Carole Baijings, the studio is known for its minimalist... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
09/27
Thursday
Thu. September 27, 2018
10:30am to 12:30pm
Through their masterful examination of elasticity of form in their Vegetables project, Scholten & Baijings will guide participants through a process of transforming complex forms into simple shapes. Founded in 2000 by industrial designers Stefan Scholten and Carole Baijings, the studio is  known for its minimalist aesthetic and rich explorations in graphics and color informed by investigations... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Design by Hand Workshop on Material and Prototype with Scholten & Baijings. Image of a white cup and plate on white table. Scroll down for date, time, and registration information.
09/27
Thursday
Thu. September 27, 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Inspired by Scholten & Baijings’ Paper Porcelain project, participants will create prototypes of everyday objects by taking cues from the materials makeup. All materials will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring their favorite cup or mug to reference during program. Founded in 2000 by industrial designers Stefan Scholten and Carole Baijings, the studio is... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Diseno lecture with Henry Munoz. Image of a colorful modern building with blue sky. Scroll down for additional program information.
10/09
Tuesday
Tue. October 9, 2018
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Join us for an evening of conversation with Henry Muñoz  President and CEO of the architecture firm Muñoz & Company and Monxo López cartographer and South Bronx-based environmental activist as they discuss how cities can activate urban reform as a catalyst for economic growth, political equality, and environmental justice. Focusing on cities in the Southwest... .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
10/17
Wednesday
Wed. October 17, 2018
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Participate in a day of design exploration with master classes and intimate conversations with National Design Award winners. End the day with a glass of wine and thought-provoking conversations with National Design Award winners and fellow design lovers. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128