6 May 2019
8:00AM – 5:00PM — Cowgill Lobby

Cowgill Lobby: Industrial Design Laboratory II

Students from the second year industrial design lab will display there spring semester projects in the lobby. Models include hand tools, toys, and group projects completed with second year interior design students.

hand tool
Design and physically model a small hand tool that scoops, stirs, or scrapes as a function.

the nature of play
Design and construct a playful object or set of objects for a single user group that evokes joy and creates opportunities for learning, development, or accomplishment.

sustainability  mobility  opportunity
A collaborative design project between industrial and interior design students. Teams were asked to design an Experience that brings space and object together harmoniously to address the spirit of the 2020 World Expo in Dubai. Each team was asked to consider one of the expo’s supporting themes below as the project’s framework. The theme guided design research, design process, and design outcomes for exhibitions at the expo.