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The Outside Comes In

Written by James Robe If you are like me, you probably work in an office. With cubicles and carpeting the color of storm clouds, it can be a bit of a ...

Learning While Doing at Acera

A Small, Startup School as a Microcosm of What’s Possible By Stefanie Friedhoff, Director of Programs & Outreach, The Acera School Photos courtesy of The Acera School “When humans are emotionally connected to ...

Science on Display

Science on Display A New R&D Center for Takeda Pharmaceuticals By William Harris, Principal, Perkins+Will with Jeremy Dearborn, Senior Project Manager, Perkins+Will Images courtesy of Perkins+Will • Above: Takeda Pharmaceutical employees work in an environment ...

Making Space for Makers

  A New Concept for Makerspace at Tufts University By Toni Loiacano, Academic Planning Expert, EYP and Valerie Towe-Farnsworth, Project Director, EYP Images courtesy of EYP, Inc. • Above: EYP’s design for “The Cube” ...

Design Museum Announces New Additions to Board of Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Design Museum Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors November 29, 2017 — Design Museum Foundation, a national non-profit design museum with branches in Boston, San Francisco, and Portland, Oregon, is ...

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 ...

The History of Play: Part 1

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 ...

The Role of Design in Social Activism

For designers, getting involved in social activism can be an invigorating yet daunting personal challenge. We have incredibly valuable training at hand; from empathy to communication to the ability to ...

#SignDesignCHI

In honor of the many marches being held from this past weekend, we were inspired to take a look back on the historic Women’s March from a couple weekends ago ...

Design Museum Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Jennifer Jackson  •  jennifer@designmuseumfoundation.org  •  888-287-0167 x704 Media Note: Digital headshots are available Design Museum Welcomes New Members to Board of Directors January 9, 2017 — Design Museum Foundation, ...