Special opportunity to meet artist and designer Es Devlin, the subject of the current retrospective An Atlas of Es Devlin. Devlin will be available to meet visitors, share stories, and sign her book and exhibition poster.  

This event is free with museum admission and will take place in the Process Lab on the first floor. As capacity is limited, access to this experience is available on a first-come, first served basis and is not guaranteed.  

The publication An Atlas of Es Devlin and exhibition poster will be available for purchase in the SHOP.

Members enjoy 10% off all things Es Devlin.


  • Program Length: 2 hours 
  • Interactivity Level: Low to medium 
  • Intended Audience: People curious about design, stage design, interior design, theater, dance, music, experience design, storytelling, and live performance.                                                                                         


  • Location: This program will take place in person in the Process Lab on the first floor of Cooper Hewitt (2 East 91st Street, New York, NY). There is an accessible restroom on the ground floor, accessible via elevator. Limited seating will be available.  
  • What to Expect: This event offers visitors the opportunity to meet and speak with artist and designer Es Devlin. 
  • Accommodations: Read more about accessibility at Cooper Hewitt. 
  • For general questions, please email us at CHEducation@si.edu.

This exhibition is made possible with major support from Bloomberg Philanthropies. 

Generous support is provided by Amita and Purnendu Chatterjee, Lisa Roberts and David Seltzer, Kimberly Schuessler, and Morgan M. Schuessler, Jr. 

Support is also provided by the Arthur F. & Alice E. Adams Charitable Foundation, the August Heckscher Exhibition Fund, the Barbara and Morton Mandel Design Gallery Endowment Fund, Disguise Technologies, the Esme Usdan Exhibition Endowment Fund, the Lemberg Foundation, and the Lily Auchincloss Foundation.