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Recap • UNITE: Human Tech Connect

The field of prosthetics is rapidly advancing with life-altering technology. Devices that were once relegated to the annals of science fiction are being developed and tested, potentially usable in the not-too-distant future. As ...

Design Week Open House: Bespoke Bodies

Celebrate Design Week Portland with an enhanced look at Bespoke Bodies! We’ll have an open house with refreshments and exhibit tours, including Oregon-based innovators drawing national recognition as they change ...

Your Paralympic Games Viewing Guide!

Celebrate the 2018 Paralympic Games using our viewing guide to take you through the history and essentials of this remarkable international competition!   History As a result World War II, the number of people with ...

Oregon Innovators Featured in Exhibition on Global Prosthetic Design

Experience the life-changing work of Oregon-based innovators at Bespoke Bodies: The Design & Craft of Prosthetics. Bespoke Bodies is a major exhibition exploring the past, present, and future of prosthetic designers, innovators, and users from ...

The Future of Touch: Exclusive Field Trip and VIP Dinner

This event is sold out. Please contact us to be placed on the waitlist at info@designmuseumportland.org. Take a deep dive into the world of prosthetics with an exclusive field trip to Hanger Clinic ...

2018 Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony Viewing

Celebrate the Opening Ceremonies of the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games!   Join us for a gathering to watch the Paralympic Winter Games Opening Ceremonies at PNCA! See the world’s top athletes sporting state-of-the-art ...

Workshop: Hand Built Hands

Get hands-on as we build 3D-printed prosthetics with the whole family!   We are partnering with e-NABLE to build 3D-printed prosthetic hands for those in need! This day of building and design is sure ...

Press Release: Bespoke Bodies: The Design & Craft of Prosthetics

For Immediate Release Media Contacts: Amanda Hawkins Design Museum Foundation amanda@designmuseumfoundation.org 917-747-4422 Mack McFarland Center for Contemporary Art & Culture Pacific Northwest College of Art mmcfarland@pnca.edu 503-821-8969 High-resolution media images and additional information available here: http://bit.ly/2mcylOo Exhibition preview video available here: ...

UNITE: Human Tech Connect

Explore the irreplaceable role of human relationships in the robust world of prosthetic technology.   Prosthetic technology is rapidly advancing with robotics, 3D-printing, and studies in anatomy and neurology. The most essential component ...