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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, ...

We Design, Design Museum’s Latest Exhibition

By Sam Aquillano, Executive Director, Design Museum Foundation   I found design by chance: a random pamphlet in a college financial aid office. I think many designers would tell a similar story ...

Martin’s Park: A New Place to Play in the Seaport District

By Eva Hill, Editorial Production Intern, Design Museum Foundation Martin’s Park, Boston’s newest playground, is an outdoor play space intended to provide an opportunity for creative play in the Seaport District. ...

Congratulations to Elizabeth Lowrey!

Design Museum Foundation is proud to congratulate Elizabeth Lowrey, Design Museum Board Member and Principal and Director of Interior Design at Elkus Manfredi Architects, for the honorary degree she received ...

Experimenting with Education

by Angie UyHam, District Design and Innovation Coach, Cambridge Public Schools I remember being four years old, holding the edge of my mother’s dress as she dropped me off for the ...

Teaching the Next Design Thinkers

Elements for a K-12 Design Education Program By Sam Aquillano, Executive Director, Design Museum Foundation What do we need to teach young aspiring designers as they move through their K-12 experience? ...

Four great ways to improve your open office

Through research on workplace solutions from some of our major clients, and through designing our own space in real time, we’ve discovered several key findings about what makes open-plan officing work best.