Design Revolution Road Show

by New Idiom

April 5-6 the Design Revolution Road Show will be pulling into Chicago.

The Design Revolution Road Show is a traveling exhibition and lecture series bringing “product design that empowers” to 35 high schools and university design programs across the nation in the Spring of 2010. AProject H Design initiative, the road show will feature an Airstream trailer exhibition of 40 humanitarian design solutions that have been showcased in the book Design Revolution: 100 Products that Empower People.

The programming will bring the evidence of and tools for design for social impact to the doorsteps of students, with the ultimate goal of enabling and empowering the next generation of creative problem-solvers to apply their skills to the world’s most pressing problems and improve life on a global scale.

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

April 5-6, 2010
Chicago, IL

Location of Airstream exhibition (parking spot): Millennium Park, between Randolph, Monroe, Columbus, and Michigan downtown Chicago.

Open exhibition times: 10-4pm on April 5th and 6th

Location of lecture/presentation: SAIC Ballroom, 112 South Michigan Avenue, First Floor

Lecture time: 4:15 pm