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Intergenerational Housing: Novel Definitions of Home and Family

An emerging model of new housing developments is experimenting with mixing older and younger people in one place. Although the two ends of the population spectrum are frequently portrayed as…

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Unsettling: Learning of Equity in Creative Expression and Teaching

Xia Gao presents her work and her exploration of equity through her practice. “I would never feel confident to say that my work centers on equity. I would often say that it addresses cultural,…

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Weaving Connections: New Interpretations of Historical American Textile Design

The exhibition Politics at Home: Textiles as American History, in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery, features several woven coverlets from the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries; these…

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2nd Annual Chipstone-CDMC Undergraduate Research Fellowship Symposium

The Center for Design and Material Culture is pleased to host the second annual Chipstone-CDMC Undergraduate Research Fellowship Symposium on Tuesday, August 24 at 10AM. This fellowship program, in…

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Visible/Invisible: Designing Afro-Futures

D. Denenge Duyst-Akpem presents on her multi-hyphenate practice as an award-winning, self-described “space sculptor”, designer, writer, performance artist, and educator whose practice and…

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Cotton: A Conversation with Malkha

Sarah Anne Carter, Executive Director of the Center for Design and Material Culture, UW-Madison, introduces the Malkha | Madison project. Annapurna Mamidipudi (Ph.D., Science and Technology Studies,…

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Weaving Malkha

Weaving Malkha by Hong Huo for the CDMC and Malkha | Madison Project.

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CDMC Conversation Series: “Beth Lipman’s House Album”, a Short Film by Atesh Atici

Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 4:30pm CST The CDMC hosted a conversation around Beth Lipman’s House Album, a short film by Atesh Atici playing in the Milwaukee Film Festival. The film explores…

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CDMC Conversation Series: Nora Renick Rinehart and Emilie Mulcahey

Star Trek Said Quilts Are Queer Art Thursday, May 20, 2021, 5:00pm CST Alongside her second year MFA exhibition, Flannel Futures, Nora Renick Rinehart has created a comic/essay entitled Star Trek…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Media Arts is like...

A trip to Barnes and Noble takes a Beat Generation twist as David contemplates the legitimacy of Media Arts, even though it doesn't have it's own place on the bookshelf.

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