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Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

Opening Reception: Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad

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February 10, 2022 from 5-7pm  Celebrate the opening of Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery. Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad presents collaborative works from artists in Madison, Wisconsin, and Oaxaca, Mexico. …

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Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

Recurring

Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

Printmaking Action with Roberto Torres Mata

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Join exhibiting artist Roberto Torres Mata with the assistance of printmaker and current graduate student Derick Wycherly for a quick printmaking demonstration for students and community members. There will be a limited amount of printed give-aways …

Intergenerational Housing: Novel Definitions of Home and Family

Dorothy O’Brien Innovation Lab Room 2174/2178, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

February 21 @ 10:00am Dorothy O'Brien Innovation Lab | Nancy Nicholas Hall, Rm 2194A This event has passed. Watch the recording HERE. An emerging model of new housing developments is experimenting with mixing older and …

Public Lecture with Sofia Hagström Møller

Nancy Nicholas Hall 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Wednesday, March 2 at 5pm Elizabeth Holloway Schar Hall | 5th Floor, Nancy Nicholas Hall | UW Madison This event is free and open to the public but reservations are required. This event has passed. …

Reception: Sofia Hagström Møller: Lineage

Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery Room 1235, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery – March 3, 2022 Join us in celebrating the spring exhibition, Sofia Hagström Møller: Lineage, in the Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery. This exhibition investigates the roots of Scandinavian textile design and …

Weaving Nuances of Color with Sofia Hagström Møller

Nancy Nicholas Hall 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Friday, March 4 at 4pm The Link (main lobby), Nancy Nicholas Hall | School of Human Ecology | UW Madison This event is free and open to the public, but seats are limited. This event …

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Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

John Hitchcock and Alvaro Torres Music Performance & Tours with Artists

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

John Hitchcock and Alvaro Torres will give a special performance on electric guitar and lap steel in conjunction with their collaborative art piece featured in the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad.  John Hitchcock is an …

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Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

Recurring

Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

Recurring

Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

Recurring

Drop in and Stitch with Miriam Campos and Carolyn Kallenborn

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Visitors to the Intercambios: Art, Stories, & Comunidad, on view in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery from January 26-April 10, 2022,  are invited to stitch (or learn to stitch!) and chat with exhibiting artists Carolyn …

Collaborating Artists Across Borders -Virtual Gallery Walkthrough with Dakota Mace, Carolyn Kallenborn, Roberto Torres Mata and John Hitchcock

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Friday, April 8 @ 12:00pm CT Register to attend virtually HERE Roberto Torres Mata, Dakota Mace, John Hitchcock, and Carolyn Kallenborn and others will discuss their international interdisciplinary creative collaboration for Intercambios: Art, Stories, & …

MDI Open House

Dorothy O’Brien Innovation Lab Room 2174/2178, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

This science fair-like event will be a chance for you to meet MDI students, hear about their work, and connect with the program. The Master of Science in Design + Innovation program at UW-Madison is …

Free

Coming Together: Culturally Inspired Creation

Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery Room 1235, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Lynn Mecklenburg Textile Gallery - April 20 - May 27, 2022 This exhibition is a collaboration between traditional textile artisan designers in the Kutch district in northwest India and students at the UW–Madison. Together, students …

Designers are Critical to Equity & Inclusion

Center for Design & Material Culture 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Designers are Critical to Equity & Inclusion Wednesday, April 20th @ 10am CT This event has passed. Watch the recording HERE. Design is a social art.  Designers create the environments for human life - from …

Crafting New Futures Using “Ideas Arrangements Effects”

Center for Design & Material Culture 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Crafting New Futures Using “Ideas Arrangements Effects” Monday, April 25 @ 4pm Online via Zoom | Register HERE Join Kenneth Bailey co founder of Design Studio for Social Intervention as he shares key concepts behind the Studio’s …

Camp Camp: Master of Fine Arts Exhibition by Nora Renick Rinehart

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Third year Design Studies graduate student Nora Renick Rinehart presents Camp Camp, a Master of Fine Arts Exhibit taking place April 27 - May 27, 2022 in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery. Camp Camp is a dynamic …

Free

WE EXIST: Master of Fine Arts Exhibition by Henry Obeng

Ruth Davis Design Gallery Room 1210, Nancy Nicholas Hall, 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Third year Design Studies graduate student Henry Obeng presents WE EXIST a Master of Fine Arts Exhibit taking place April 27-MAY 27, 2022 in the Ruth Davis Design Gallery. Obeng's artistic practice is inspired by …

Free

Coming Together: Culturally Inspired Creation Exhibition Reception

The Link 1300 Linden Dr, Madison, WI

April 30, 2022 at 1pm The Link | 1st Floor, Nancy Nicholas Hall | UW–Madison Join us in celebration of the exhibition Coming Together: Culturally Inspired Creation. Meet with the Design Studies 527: Global Artisans students who …

Coming Together: Culturally Inspired Creation Trunk Show

The Link 1300 Linden Dr, Madison, WI

April 30, 2022 at 1pm The Link | 1st Floor, Nancy Nicholas Hall | UW–Madison Co-design teams comprising the UW–Madison students and traditional artisans from Kutch, India have worked together this semester to present a public …

Public Presentations by Design Studies 527: Global Artisan Students

Nancy Nicholas Hall 1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI

Tuesday, May 3 at 5:30pm Wisconsin Idea Room, Rm 1199 | 1st Floor, Nancy Nicholas Hall | UW–Madison This event is planned to be virtual and in-person. To attend online, Register Here. This semester, students in the …