Join Design Museum in celebration of Bespoke Bodies, an interactive exhibition centered around prosthetic innovation, collaborative design processes, and the impact of human-centered design around the world. Members only.
T = Green line (E): Brigham Circle
5:00pm – Doors Open
5:30 – 6:30pm – Discussion
6:30 – 8pm – Reception
This event is for members only. If you are not yet a member and wish to attend, you can join for as little as $5 a month.
Bespoke Bodies: The Design & Craft of Prosthetics, is a multi-media exhibition highlighting people at the intersection of healthcare, style, and technology in prosthetic design, on view at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital from September 2 –January 16. From sculpting ocular prosthetics to crowdsourcing affordable 3D printed hands, this exhibition surveys past, present, and future of prosthetic design on a global scale. Visitors will explore the evolution and design process behind a range of prostheses through visual stories, historical surveys, videos, and interactive models.