Image of Sina Bahram,Director of Prime Access Consulting (PAC), at a podium, giving a lecture to a group of 50 people sitting around tables.
Thu. February 15, 2018
What language best communicates the qualities of an object? How do we form meaning from what we see, hear, and touch? Museums and institutions around the world use verbal descriptions—nonvisual language to describe the visual world—to make their collections and resources accessible to people with blindness or low vision. Short talks by accessibility experts, artists, and designers will launch a ...
Wed. January 24, 2018
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum invites you to celebrate the 2017 National Design Awards in San Francisco. Join us for a cocktail reception and a lively conversation with Caroline Baumann, Director of Cooper Hewitt, and National Design Award winners, including: Hartmut Esslinger, designer, founder of frog design (Lifetime Achievement Award) James Lord, founding principal of Surfacedesign (Landscape Architecture Award) Jennifer ...