A Tale of Three Trade Shows & Beyond by Four Corners Art Collective

Wednesday, August 17, 2016
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This is the third and final installment in a series of guest posts by Four Corners Art Collective. You can read part one HERE and part two HERE.   Last week…

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To Trade Show or Not to Trade Show by Four Corners Art Collective

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
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It’s an honor to welcome Four Corners Art Collective to the blog for this three-part guest post series on the workings of their collective, from its formation to their experiences…

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Forming a Collective by Four Corners Art Collective

Wednesday, August 3, 2016
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It’s an honor to welcome Four Corners Art Collective to the blog for the next three Wednesdays, sharing a series of posts on the workings of their collective, from its…

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Keys to Creative Collaborations

Friday, July 22, 2016
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We are gearing up for our annual Collaboration for Designers group study that starts on Monday August 1st in the Textile Design Lab, and can’t think of a better…

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Featured Design Studio: Piirre Collective

Friday, September 12, 2014

  We have a real treat in store for you today—this whimsical pattern-filled animation by Finnish studio Piirre Collective! Mirva Mähönen, a “scientist-minded design explorer” and member of Piire Collective…

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