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Guest Lecturer: Line Ulrika Christiansen

Guest Lecturer: Line Ulrika Christiansen Title: “What if…” Tuesday, March 13th, 12:00 PM – 12:50 PM BLD 07 – Booth Hall, RM 3310 Contemporary design needs to define fictional universes – hypothetical dreams where people desire to submerge before we … Continue reading
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Lancelot Coar: Ice Hut Project

Professor Amos Scully recently invited Artist & Professor Lancelot Coar, of the University of Manitoba in Canada, to visit and lecture at RIT this past February. Assisted by RIT students and staff, Coar created and built a piece of temporary … Continue reading
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Metaproject02: Selected Participants on Display

Selected participants from Metaproject02 will have their projects on display in RIT’s Center for Student Innovation. The work will be available to view on Friday, February 23rd which aligns with, Winter 2012 Research and Innovation Symposium from 3PM to 8PM. … Continue reading
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DIS Reception

Reception RIT University Gallery Thursday February 23rd, 5:30PM – 7:00PM The Danish Institute for Study Abroad, will hold a reception for the Furniture Design in Scandinavia exhibition, that highlights eight seating designs built by students of RIT’s Industrial Design and … Continue reading
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Metaproject02: Winners and Runners-up

Congratulations to everyone who participated to make Metaproject02 a success. Winner in Glass: – Thomas Zogas Winner in Industrial Design: – Daniel Ipp Runners-up in Glass: – Karen Mahardy – Surim Lee – Allyson Klopp – Jasper Signer – Namdoo … Continue reading
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Metaproject02: Event Schedule

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DIS Gallery Opening and Reception

The Danish Institute for Study Abroad, will hold a reception for the Furniture Design in Scandinavia exhibition, that highlights eight seating designs built by students of RIT’s Industrial Design and School for American Crafts programs. The exhibit will be open … Continue reading
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Imagine RIT: The Big Idea Project

RIT ID Senior Lecturer Kim Sherman and Visiting Assistant Professor Miguel Cardona are organizing a new project for this years Imagine RIT. The Big Idea intends to physically fly, float, or project the word “IMAGINE” over the campus during Imagine … Continue reading
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RIT IDSA Faculty Lecture: Professor Kim Sherman

RIT’s Industrial Design Society of America will host a lecture by Professor Kim Sherman. Please join to learn about the work, life and essence of one of RIT’s Industrial Design professors. Campus Center, Room 2650 Friday February 3rd, 12:00PM
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Metaproject 02: Invitation

Please click on the image to view details on Metaproject 02, the Corning Museum of Glass Student Design Competition. Held on February 16th at RIT’s Center for Student Innovation.
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Design Conversations: Lorraine Justice

Vignelli Design Conversations Lecturer: Lorraine Justice China’s Design Revolution Tuesday, February 14th Webb Auditorium – RM 1350 Booth Hall 7A, 4:45PM
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Lancelot Coar “Wobbly Structures”

Thursday, February 2nd, 4:00PM Booth Hall, 3310 Funded by Foundations Department and the School of Design
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“City as Site” Exhibition

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Jeff Miller Visits RIT

Leading American Industrial Designer, Jeff Miller meets with students at RIT during a visit to Vignelli Center for Design Studies. After Jeff’s formal, public lecture as part of the Vignelli Design Conversations lecture series, he offered an in-depth look at … Continue reading
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RIT IDSA Faculty Lecture: Professor Alex Lobos

RIT’s Industrial Design Society of America will host a lecture by Professor Alex Lobos. Please join to learn about the work, life and essence of one of RIT’s Industrial Design professors. Industrial Design Studio Wednesday January 25th, 5:00PM
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Ice Hut Project

Artist and Professor Lancelot Coar, of the University of Manitoba in Canada, will visit RIT to create a piece of temporary architecture made of ice. The Ice Hut Project will involve Professor Amos Scully’s Form II students, who will be … Continue reading
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Autodesk Presentation

Chris Hall, from Autodesk, visits with ID students to demonstrate work flows inside of their new Product Design Suite. Autodesk provides access to full versions of all their software at no cost for current students. Autodesk has also launched 123D, … Continue reading
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Jeremy Knopow visits RIT

Jeremy Knopow visits with ID graduate students to take questions and comments after his lecture: “Passion & Purpose” on design, engineering and social innovation.
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DIS Spotlight: Sunyoung Stephanie Kim

I made this chair in Denmark, and I named it The #, because from the top the chair looks like #. When I was designing this chair, I kept thinking about how I could stress the best characteristics of the … Continue reading
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Design Conversations: Jeff Miller

Vignelli Design Conversations Lecturer: Jeff Miller Wednesday, January 18th Webb Auditorium in Booth Hall, 4:30PM Jeff Miller is a leading, American Industrial Designer who has received international acclaim for his innovative and distinctive style. Having established his own practice in … Continue reading
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