Design Week Schedule - Fall 2022


It's Design Week for the Fall 2022 Semester! This semester, we invite our students, staff, faculty, the greater CMU community, and YOU to join us in our design studios and workspaces as we view and celebrate all of the work and projects our students put together over the course of a semester. All times are EST.

All presentations take place in Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall (MMCH).

Friday, December 9th

12:00pm - 2:30pm - PhD & MDes Seminar III (MMCH 127)
PhD and MDes Seminar III: Inside Out is the culmination of the Seminar in Design Theory & Practice course taught by Prof. Dina El-Zanfaly assisted by TA Anupriya Gupta for Ph.D. and MDes students at Carnegie Mellon's School of Design. During the showcase, you will engage in fun research activities about AI, and your online identities, and understand what's in the black box of technology.

Monday, December 12th

12:30pm - 2:30pm - First Year Studio Showcase (MMCH A6)
The first year students will be showcasing their work across from the Fall semester.

Tuesday, December 13th

1:30pm - 4:30pm - MDes/MPS Communications Studio (MMCH 216)
Our MDes and MPS cohorst will be presenting their final projects from the Fall semester.

Wednesday, December 14th

11:00am - Information Design - 2nd floor Hallway MMCH
Come view posters from our Information Design class in the hallway leading to our Grad Studio (MMCH 215).  Posters will stay up through Design Week!

12:30pm - 3:30pm - MDes/MPS Interaction Design (MMCH 127)
Studio presentations and interactive demos.

1:30pm - 4:00pm - Experimental Form & Furniture 1 (MMCH 203)
Experimental Form projects include:

  • Temporal Reckoners: Designing Devices to Experience Deep Time within the Everyday
  • Polytemporal Objects: Designing Objects to Exist Indefinitely in the World
  • Sublime Devices: Designing New Paradigms for Interactive Objects

Thursday, December 15th

12:00pm - 3:00pm - OPEN STUDIOS
Join us throughout MMCH as students show of their work in their studio spaces.

12:30pm - 2:30pm - Digital Systems (MMCH 107)
Presentations from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Friday, December 16th

9:30am - 11:30am - Thesis Share Out (MMCH 215, 216)
MDes II students will share their progress with attendees and gather feedback. Reception to follow

Date Published: 
Monday, December 5, 2022
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