Otis is among several AICAD schools exhibiting student work in the PALS (Partnership for Academic Leadership on Sustainability) booth at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) at the Javitz Center in NYC. A video about the “Six Garment Diet,” the 2011 project with Nike and Hurly, as well as 12 pieces from the collection are on display May 18-21.
Photos by Deb Johnson and Carolyn Schaeberle of Pratt Institute. Special thanks to Rose Brantley, Mitra Rajabi, Karen Burdett and Ricardo Estrada who helped Michele Jaquis organize the Otis submission to PALS. Read more about PALS in the current issue of OMAG.