Header image of speakers Scott Dadich, Emily Gobeille, Theodore Watson, and Michael Ellsworth
Thu. October 22, 2020
Design Salon: Storytelling In this age of information, designers can tell stories that can be shared more extensively than ever before, whether in print, within an immersive environment, or beyond. How does design serve as a medium through which to share experiences, spark wonder, and address meaningful issues? Join Cooper Hewitt and 2020 National Design Award winners Scott Dadich (Communication ...
An aerial image showing people engaging with a table full of food, brightly colored bowls.
Tue. September 15, 2020
For 10 years, El Departamento de la Comida (El Depa) has supported sustainable, socially responsible local agriculture in Puerto Rico. In this lecture, designer, farmer, and activist Tara Rodríguez Besosa will discuss the design strategies that have enabled El Depa to flourish as a queer, grassroots sustainable food project. This lecture is recommended for college students, educators, nonprofit leaders, and design enthusiasts. ABOUT ...