Monthly Archives: August 2012

LifeSpan Starts The Semester

Students entering the ID Master’s Program recently begin their first semester with an intensive one-week design charette. The group’s efforts focused on LifeSpan, a transgenerational design project that seeks to redefine the residential bathroom environment. Students created solutions designed to … Continue reading

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POP Goes The Power

              In his new position at Edison Junior Design Laboratory in Santa Monica, John Modestine (BSInD ’11) has designed POP, a portable recharging station. Inside the white cylindrical housing are four retractable cord reels, … Continue reading

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Designing Kanye West’s New Shoe for Nike

PhilaU ID alum Nate Van Hook (BSInD ‘03) has created a string of  innovative footwear designs for Nike including his most recent work on Kanye West’s new shoe. Click here for a detailed interview with Nate as well as a timeline of his … Continue reading

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Developing World Laundry System featured by Fast Company

The Developing World Laundry System designed last semester by seniors Eliot Coven and Aaron Stathum has been featured on Co.Design, the design site of Fast Company.  

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Robots for Red Bull

Kyra Ellzy (BSInD ‘09) and Bryce Beamer (BSInD ‘06, MSIM ‘10) of Studio KMD have collaborated to design and build a laser-fluorescence-writing robot for the Red Bull Creation contest.  Find out more here.    

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