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Rethinking Boston’s Storied Planning Agency

Human-Centered Design in City Hall By Jon Campbell, SVP, Experience & Service Design, Continuum & Ken Gordon, Content, Conversation & Community Strategist, Continuum Images courtesy of Continuum • Above: Continuum hosts Boston Planning ...

6 Things We Learned About Modular Design

Last Friday, Design Museum Portland held our second-ever Design Museum Mornings featuring Todd Ferry! Todd is a faculty member at the Center for Public Interest Design, a research center at ...

Design Museum Mornings: Deconstructing Design

Think backwards through the design and deterioration of functionality with Heidi Schwegler, award-winning artist and Chair of MFA in Applied Craft and Design (OCAC/PNCA). Join us for the August installation of ...

Meet Our Rockstar Lineup for UNITE: Why Play?

“The opposite of play is not work – it is depression.” This infamous quote from Brian Sutton-Smith lives on through play’s most distinguished advocates and leaders, and is a driving ...

The History of Play: Part 2

To kick off the launch of our Design & Play Kickstarter campaign we’re taking a look back at the history of play and its role in our society! Haven’t seen ...

Design Museum Mornings: Revitalizing the Workplace

Discover how intentionally designed work environments ignite a company-wide culture of innovation and collaboration with Herman Miller’s Living Office specialist Jen Teckenburg.   Join us for the July installation of Design Museum ...

Project 360: Wellbeing in WELL Building

Explore every perspective of developing a building that breeds wellbeing with our first-ever Project 360. Join us for the first-ever Project 360! We’re excited to introduce this unique new program, in ...

Reframe the Future: How Technology is Changing the Design Process

Design Museum Mornings with Richard Kuhn of Perkins+Will How can the design process flourish with new technology? July’s Design Museum Mornings presentation will showcase how you can utilize Big Data, Computational ...