Centering the Margin: August de los Reyes on the Design of Disability and Futures of Well-Being

De los Reyes spoke at the Jacobs Institute as part of For Whom? By Whom? Designs for Belonging. Afterward, he spoke with Public Programs Officer Robert J. Kett about design and futures of well-being.

March 4, 2015 | 4:21 pm

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Refik Anadol: Space in the Mind of a Machine

October 17, 2019

At BAMPFA, a talk by Refik Anadol, an Istanbul-born media artist, director, and pioneer in the aesthetics of machine intelligence.

Design Conversations: Claire Evans

October 18, 2019

Tech writer Claire Evans on the women who made the internet.

Designing the Future: Jacobs Institute Homecoming Open House

October 19, 2019

Students, parents, and alumni are invited to meet student makers who are developing thoughtful solutions to real-world problems — and get an up-close look at design processes in activities for makers of all ages. From prototypes in fields like health and sustainability to new community initiatives, explore how students are working to invent a better future.

Yanni Loukissas: All Data Are Local

October 24, 2019

At BAMPFA, Yanni Loukissas delivers a talk drawing on his new monograph, All Data Are Local: Thinking Critically in a Data-Driven Society.

Design Conversations: Genevieve Bell

November 1, 2019

Design anthropologist Genevieve Bell on righting the future of AI.

Allison Arieff: Architecture, Urban Planning, and Well-Being

November 7, 2019

At BAMPFA, a talk by Allison Arieff, editorial director of SPUR, the San Francisco Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association.

Julien Beller: Atypical Architectures and Urban Belonging

November 14, 2019

At BAMPFA, architect Julien Beller illuminates his atypical approach to urban design: calling into question how a city is built, he works toward building a just city, constructed with pleasure, where everyone has a place.

Amy Franceschini: Presence as Practice

November 21, 2019

At BAMPFA, a talk by Amy Franceschini, the founder of Futurefarmers, a group of artists, designers, farmers, and architects with a common interest in creating frameworks of participation that recalibrate our cultural compass.

Jacobs Winter Design Showcase, Dec 11-12

December 11, 2019

On Wednesday, December 11, and Thursday, December 12, please join the Jacobs Institute for the Jacobs Winter Design Showcase. At this open house, you can meet student designers, check out innovations in fields from health to mobility, and celebrate the…