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Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture 2021: A Conversation with Bisa Butler

March 18, 2021. 4PM CT. Bisa Butler, an interdisciplinary textile artist whose works showcase personal and historical narratives of African-Americans, gave the Ruth Ketterer Harris Lecture virtually…

From  Katie Apsey on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 79 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation & Workshop: Meredith A. Bak & Heather Kirkorian, “Playful Visions”

Playful Visions: Children’s Media Culture before Screen Time March 12, 2021. 2:00 PM CT. Dr. Meredith A. Bak is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Childhood Studies at Rutgers…

From  Katie Apsey on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: Annette Becker

Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 12:00pm CT Annette Becker is a fashion historian and arts educator whose work focuses on accessible material culture studies. She currently serves as the director of…

From  Katie Apsey on February 16th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: Lois Bielefeld

Friday, January 29, 2021, 12:00pm CT Lois Bielefeld is a Chicago-based commercial and gallery photographer. Her gallery work focuses on constructing visual stories of everyday life while asking what…

From  Katie Apsey on February 1st, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: Dakota Mace

Wednesday, November 18, 2020, 1:00 PM CT Join CDMC Visiting Executive Director Sarah Anne Carter in this conversation with Diné (Navajo) artist and scholar, Dakota Mace. A graduate of the…

From  Katie Apsey on November 24th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: PJ Carlino and Nastaran Shishegar

Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 1:00pm CT PJ Carlino is a design educator and design historian. His scholarship decodes the history embedded in industrially produced products with a particular focus on…

From  Katie Apsey on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 24 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series / Serie de Conversaciones de CDMC: Día de los Muertos en los Tiempos de COVID

Domingo, 8 de noviembre de 2020, 7-8: 30pm CT / Sunday, November 8, 2020, 7-8:30pm CT Para esta edición de la Serie de Conversaciones de CDMC, el Centro de Diseño y Cultura Material…

From  Katie Apsey on November 10th, 2020 0 likes 41 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: Shirley Wajda

Thursday, October 29, 2020, 12:00pm CT Shirley Wajda, Executive Director of the Enfield Shaker Museum, converses with CDMC Visiting Executive Director, Sarah Anne Carter. The two discuss the…

From  Katie Apsey on November 3rd, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Woven Together: Hello Loom at Copenhagen Contemporary, Berthe Forchhammer

Woven Together: Hello Loom at Copenhagen Contemporary is an online exhibition that explores themes of materiality, process and international collaboration. Curated as a collaboration between Danish…

From  Katie Apsey on October 20th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: Erika Holst

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 3:00pm CT In this CDMC Conversation, Erika Holst, Curator of History at the Illinois State Museum, speaks with Sam Comerford, Interim Assistant Collections Manager of the…

From  Katie Apsey on October 20th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: Lauren Gottlieb-Miller

Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 4:00pm CT The Center for Design and Material Culture is pleased to present Lauren Gottlieb-Miller, librarian for the Menil Collection in Houston, Texas, for this virtual…

From  Katie Apsey on October 2nd, 2020 0 likes 39 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: nibiiwakamigkwe

Tuesday, August 4, 2020, 1:00pm CTnibiiwakamigkwe is a Métis, Onyota’a:ka (Oneida), Anishinaabe (Ojibwe), Cuban, and waabishkiiwed Two-Spirit artist working in traditional Indigenous…

From  Katie Apsey on October 2nd, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

CDMC Conversation Series: Nirmal Raja

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 12:00pm CTThe Center for Design and Material Culture presents a new program series, "CDMC Conversations." These conversations are online dialogues between artists,…

From  Katie Apsey on October 2nd, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Cynthia Leibrock: Residential Design for Health and Longevity

Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 1:00pm CTCynthia Leibrock is an author, lecturer, and designer focused on health and longevity in residential design. Her firm, EASY ACCESS TO HEALTH, LLC…

From  Laura Peck on September 28th, 2020 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Woven Together: Hello Loom at Copenhagen Contemporary, Pia Jensen

Woven Together: Hello Loom at Copenhagen Contemporary is an online exhibition that explores themes of materiality, process and international collaboration. Curated as a collaboration between Danish…

From  Katie Apsey on September 22nd, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Woven Together: Hello Loom at Copenhagen Contemporary, Miriam Brostrøm

Woven Together: Hello Loom at Copenhagen Contemporary is an online exhibition that explores themes of materiality, process and international collaboration. Curated as a collaboration between Danish…

From  Katie Apsey on September 22nd, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0