About the Talk
Drawing from his design research on restrooms and museums, Joel Sanders will discuss the imperative for designers to form cross-disciplinary collaborations dedicated to creating inclusive public spaces that meet the needs of people of different ages, genders, races and abilities.
About the Speaker
Joel Sanders is the founder of MIXdesign, a think-tank and design consultancy that is a branch of his New York based architecture studio JSA. MIXdesign works with commercial and institutional clients to create accessible and welcoming spaces that meets the needs; of people of different ages, genders, races, religions and abilities. Initiatives include Stalled!, an AIA award-winning project that responds to national controversies surrounding transgender access to pubic restrooms and MIXmuseum, a Toolkit for making the public spaces of museums accessible to diverse audiences.
Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Time: 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Location: Institute for Human Centered Design, 200 Portland St. Boston, MA
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