Designing Material Innovation Exhibition

September 28–December 22, 2017
San Francisco Campus

Exhibition Opening
Thursday, September 28, 2017
5:30–7:30 p.m.

Keynote and Reception
Thursday, October 26, 2017
6–8 p.m.


Presentations and Panels
Friday, October 27, 2017
9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

This outdoor exhibition of full-scale prototypes and pavilions at California College of the Arts demonstrates new approaches to material, fabrication, and design. By exploring collaboration between architects and industry experts, an international symposium shows how technological optimization intersects with economics and ecology, ethics and aesthetics.

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Featuring work by APTUM Architecture, CCA Digital Craft Lab, MATSYS, Matter Design with MIT Architecture, and T+E+A+M