Bending the Rules

Summer internships for Product Designers are in progress. You can find our students at Pottery Barn, Anthropologie, Agron/ Adidas, United Cerebral Palsy and IBM โ€” From San Francisco to Austin to Barcelona, the next generation of product designers are having some serious summer fun. Josh Liam Wallace at Bend Goods in LA.    

Creative Economy: Otis Internship Fair

SUCCESS. Product Design students shouldn’t be surprised that attendees at the 2014 Internship Fair are making them offers. Rigorous New Economy Preparation includes: Cloud Based Professional “trackers,” iPad Portfolios filled with Product Narrative and Non-cognitive skill training in areas like: Listening, Gratitude and Heartiness.

Packaging Visioneer

  “Technology is playing an increasingly important role in packaging. We have created packaging that emits smells when touched and that has membrane switches for initiating sounds to articulate brand message.” Steve McAdam, Chair, Product Design and Vice President Creative Services, Leo Luxe, speaks out about brands, sustainability and future trends, in an article in [more]

How do we Move Through Cities?

How do we move through cities? How are connections made? What are the objects and systems that enable people to freely come and go? โ€” Matt Gagnon, Lecturer, Urban Mobility: The Future of Moving in Cities

Notes to Self: 2/20/14

Notes to Self: 1/ Discovering who I am, how I think and make 2/ Constructing success 3/ Unpacking big goals. 4/ One step at a time. 5/ Being myself 6/ Due 4/24/14: “Look Book” for my Fashion Accessory + Wearable Collection. 7/ I can do this. 8/ This school is completely worth the tuition. โ€” [more]

One Kings Lane

Just in. Product Design Alumni Melanie Abrantes (2012), featured on One Kings Lane, the treasure-trove of curated top-brand, vintage, and designer items. “Melanie believes in making handcrafted heirloom objects that are both functional and beautiful.” See her one-of-a-kind bowls, plates, cups and stands.  

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