Tag Archives: activism

Zine season

Archi-zines – though exhibit takes place in London, the site offers an inspiring online collection.
The local Papercut Zine library just moved to the Lorem Ipsum bookstore in (Inman Square) Cambridge.

Design NYC

Mission:
DesigNYC
improves the lives of New Yorkers through the power of design. DesigNYC is a platform that demonstrates the value of design through action. We connect civic-minded designers with extraordinary nonprofits serving the public good. We reveal our impact through great storytelling. Our focus is local. Our approach is multi-disciplinary. Our process is participatory, and community-centric.

Activism & giving back*

Dear senior class,
Anna O. heard (Ally?!) about your activism projects and provided the following links. Thanks Anna!
*Giving back is when ex-seniors email me with inspiring links to share with current seniors. Anna O. – you’re an honorary room 357’er!

The Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum exhibit (on view at the UN headquarter lobby):

Design with the Other 90%: CITIES features sixty projects, proposals, and solutions that address the complex issues arising from the unprecedented rise of informal settlements in emerging and developing economies.

Read NY Times article (research!) and click below to view exhibit website, featuring themes and solutions around the world.

Occupy thyself

Occupy Designvisual tools for the 99 percent infographics


thank you Ally C. for sharing!

Occupy together – make a better poster!