Michel Bauwens: Amplify Brooklyn – Designing A Sustainable Economy At The Community Level

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Michel Bauwens

Amplify Brooklyn: Designing A Sustainable Economy At The Community Level

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This fall, graduate students in the Transdisciplinary Design MFA program at Parsons, in New York City, worked with Penin and her co-director, Eduardo Staszowski, to create Amplify, an exhibit currently on display at Brooklyn’s Arts at Renaissance, which demonstrates existing and potential design solutions to local issues related to everyday experience. The project’s aim was to re-think service design in terms of sustainability. Duane Bray, Sarah Soffer and Tom Eich from the design firm Ideo facilitated the Amplify workshop.

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