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Design Doc & Talk

Monday, April 2, 5:30 pm, OpenGrounds

Best known for their furniture designs, the iconic design duo, Charles and Ray Eames were also prolific filmmakers—producing more than 125 shorts between 1950 and 1982.


Tuesday, April 3, 5:30 pm, OpenGrounds

High school students in rural Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, transform their community and their lives through a year-long design and build project.


Wednesday, April 4, 5–7 pm, OpenGrounds

Jeanne Liedtka, UVA Darden School of Business professor and Randy Salzman, co-authors of Design Thinking for the Greater Good, highlight stories of how collaborative creativity can shake up even the most entrenched bureaucracies.


Wednesday, April 4, 7 pm, OpenGrounds

In Design Disruptors, enter the world of 15+ industry-toppling companies with one unifying secret advantage: the transformative power of design.


Thursday, April 5, 5:30 pm, OpenGrounds

Can a building help stem the tide of large epidemics?


Friday, April 6, 5:30 pm, OpenGrounds

Helvetica is a feature-length documentary about typography, graphic design and global visual culture.


Friday, April 6, 6:30 pm, Vinegar Hill Theatre

Count Me In follows the stories of ordinary Chicagoans who are designing their own democracy through participatory budgeting.


Wednesday, April 11, 5:15 pm, Campbell Hall 153

The film features interviews with Adjaye´s collaborators, a roster of influential figures in the art and cultural world as well as a significant number of his architectural projects over the past 15 years.