Bespoke Bodies Reception

When

September 12, 2019
9/19/19 5:30 pm - 9/19/19 8:00 pm

Calendar

2019-09-1217:30:00 2019-09-1220:00:00 America/New_York Bespoke Bodies Reception Join Design Museum in celebration of Bespoke Bodies, an interactive exhibition centered around prosthetic innovation, collaborative design processes, and the ... Brigham and Women’s Hospital: 75 Francis St, Boston, MA 02115 Design Museum Boston info@designmuseumboston.org


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 Prostheticsis 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.