DesignPhiladelphia 2015!

By Nova Harris on Jan 29, 2015

Fresh off its 10th anniversary celebration, DesignPhiladelphia is back and planning to make an even bigger impact in 2015. This year's Festival will kick off the evening of October 8th with programming running from October 8-16th. To get your creative juices flowing and inspire you in planning experiences that demonstrate the power of design - this year's theme is SHIFT - as in: a shift in perspective, shifting into motion, or a transformation/change. Read Full Story

PennDesign's 2015 Integrated Product Lecture features Richard Saul Wurman

By Nova Harris on Jan 23, 2015

The University of Pennsylvania's 2015 Integrated Product Lecture will feature Richard Saul Wurman on the evening of February 2, 2015 in the lower gallery of Meyerson Hall (210 South 34th Street). Read Full Story

University of the Arts Seeks Assist./Assoc. Prof. for new Master of Design in Product Design Program

By Nova Harris on Jan 9, 2015

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With a focus on human-centered design and design for sustainability, the Product Design graduate program at UArts explores the nature of materials, products and manufacturing from both a regional and a global perspective, taking particular advantage of the resurgent Philadelphia metropolitan region as a laboratory and an available set of case studies. New digital fabrication tools and rapid prototyping processes are explored within the cultural, environmental and business contexts that shape these ongoing developments. Read Full Story