Announcing SECOND: The 2015 MFA Thesis Presentations, May 7, 2015


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We invite you to attend SECOND: The Masters Thesis showcase presentations of the 2015 graduating class of the MFA in Products of Design program.

The day will kick off with opening remarks from Allan Chochinov, chair of the MFA program, followed by presentations from the 15 Masters students, each presenting their year-long thesis work comprised of research, artifacts, services and platforms.

The day will be punctuated by (deliciously) catered breaks, as well as a champagne reception at the close.

We welcome guests in all facets of design and innovation, including designers, entrepreneurs, teachers, advocates, journalists and cultural critics.

Thursday, May 7, 2014 from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

SVA Theatre

333 West 23rd Street

New York, NY 10011

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Here's the event schedule:

1:00PM

Opening Remarks

Allan Chochinov, Chair

1:30PM

GROUP 1

Julia Plevin

The Gowanus Outdoors Club: A Field Guide to Soliphilia

Andres Iglesias

SHIFT: A Proposal for Lifting Community Morale

Lucy Knops

The Void: Finding Value in Nothing

Lusha Huang

It’s Chinese to Me: Luck and Cultural Empathy

Heath Wagoner

DISCLOSIONAL: Creating Conversation Around, In, and Outside HIV

Eliz Ayaydin

I Was There When

Berk İlhan 

Uplift: Happiness and Communication in the Context of Cancer

3:15PM

Break

3:45PM

GROUP 2

Elisa Werbler

Things.

Lance Green

Grey Space

Miguel Olivares

In Knead: Rebuilding Intent in Our Relationship With Food

May Sun

Her Sense: Women, Technology & Intervention

George Crichlow

Organizing Principle

Vidhi Goel

Kona: Changing Perspectives on Learning

Brandon Washington

Spectacle

Steve Hamilton

The Median is the Message

5:45PM

Closing Remarks

6:00PM

Champagne Reception