CDes events this week -- May 16, 2011

Events

See Change 2011 : The Power of Visual Communication
Thursday, May 19 - Friday, May 20, 2011
The See Change conference is a two-day event intended for curious creatives to refresh their talents with innovative ideas and imagery. Get inspired by remarkable work across the visual spectrum.

Dig Design Garden Party: A Festive Night in India
Friday, May 20, 2011, 5:30 - 9 pm, Rapson Hall
An annual fundraiser to benefit the Goldstein Museum of Design featuring entertainment by Ragamala Dance, a silent auction, henna painting, sari draping, and Indian hors d'oeuvres.

Exhibitions

Goldstein Museum of Design: GMD Gallery (McNeal Hall)

Smart House, Livable Community, Your Future
through May 22, 2011
Where do you want to live when you grow older? For many people the answer is "at home." This exhibition explores the housing trend of aging in place by developing products and adaptive technologies that allow people to stay in their homes. Curated by Marilyn Bruin (Housing Studies) and graduate student Jodene Riha. Made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Questions? Contact Laura Walton at 612-626-6385 or lwalton@umn.edu.

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