Thursday 13th Sep 2018
5 – 8pm
Put on by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Celebrate the opening of Design with the 90%, a special exhibition featuring more than 25 innovative projects that highlight the important role designers can play in addressing some of the world’s most critical problems.
Meet local and international designers featured in the exhibition, connect with community partners, and get inspired to turn caring into action. Enjoy music, games, drinks and appetizers. Free and open to all.
-Music by: DJ Riz Rollins from KEXP
-The Seattle Design Nerds
-Pacific Science Center
-Food and drink
Design with the 90% demonstrates how individuals and organizations are using design innovation to address some of the world’s most critical problems and improve lives. The 26 projects on view highlight how design is improving access to life’s essentials – clean water, health care, education, and shelter – as well as increasing economic opportunities and strengthening communities. Design with the 90% was organized by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York.