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Bespoke Bodies: The Design & Craft of Prosthetics

Featured in the Portland Tribune, KOIN 6 News, Oregon Public Broadcasting, and 3D Print.  Bespoke Bodies: The Design and Craft of Prosthetics Free Exhibit by Design Museum Foundation On View: Feb 15 – May 9, ...

Why winter shouldn’t mean a break from risky play

“[Risky] play involves freedom of choice, personal enjoyment, and a focus on the activity itself rather than its outcomes. It is a time when we learn to collaborate, problem-solve, use ...

10 Black Entrepreneurs Designing a More Inclusive Future

Happy Black History Month! One way to actively support the Black community during this month (and the rest of the year!) is to support black-owned businesses, designers, and entrepreneurs, and ...

Design Museum awards 2019 Distinguished Service Medal

As we enter our 10th year at Design Museum Foundation, we’re starting a new tradition to celebrate the importance of service. We rely on the support of our community and ...

Mothership: Embedding Empathy into Health Culture

By Martelle Esposito, MS, MPH • Photos courtesy of Liz Lyszyk and Mothership In Texas, Christine attended her follow-up appointment with the pediatrician after the birth of her first son. She ...