Join MODA and Ponce City Market for a poetry and storytelling event that’s all about food.
Join us for an evening with artist and author Adam J. Kurtz, who will read from Things Are What You Make of Them, his uplifting and no-nonsense collection of life advice for creatives, from professionals to hobbyists. Tackling the emotional realities of creative entrepreneurship with humor and heart, this evening will leave you feeling encouraged and excited to get back to doing your thing, whatever it is. Come together, laugh at your fear, and meet like-minded artists and makers from Atlanta and beyond.
Join MODA and Ponce City Market as we bring together some of Atlanta’s top restaurant designers for a discussion about designing for dining!
Love spoken word? MODA is teaming up with Ryan J and Nate Mask, the award-winning, spoken-word artists who tour as Nobody Like Us, But We’re Here Anyway, for a poetry slam that will take place in our Co.Lab!
Join MODA and Ponce City Market as we talk about innovation in urban agriculture in Atlanta!
Join MODA and Miami Ad School at Portfolio Center for a Design Conversation with Bobby C. Martin, Founding Partner of Original Champions of Design, and Jennifer Kinon, who leads OCD's business, design and strategy.
In this Design Discourse, we’ll talk about design for banned substances — alcohol to marijuana.
How do you design for things meant to be hidden from the public eye? And how does design change when banned substances are made legal and designers are charged with increasing desirability and demand?
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN PUSHED BACK TO 8PM DUE TO TRAVEL COMPLICATIONS
Join us on Thursday, April 4, when acclaimed designer Stefan Sagmeister explores the essence of beauty and the transformative power of beautiful design while talking about the just-released book he co-authored with Jessica Walsh titled Sagmeister & Walsh: Beauty.
Join us as MODA’s Assistant Director, Lisa Babb, leads a discussion about Native American mascotry. From NFL sports teams to runway shows, the movement to define where respect ends and ridicule begins has been confrontationally designed.
Join MODA and the Georgia Tech School of Architecture on Thursday, January 17, for a panel discussion about Urugo Women’s Opportunity Center (WOC) in Rwanda.
Join MODA and Miami Ad School at Portfolio Center for a Design Conversation presented by Jenny Lam, Senior Vice President of UX Design at Oracle where she is leading the transformation of enterprise software experiences.
Join us as Cheryl talks about social design’s impact at companies like Interface and MASS Design Group. She’ll also tell us how each and every one of us can use the tools of social design to lead change.
Join MODA for a special event at Switch Modern! Designer Lawrence Azerrad will discuss what made Concorde the single most important piece of design in our recent history. He’ll also talk about his Grammy Award-winning boxed set, The Voyager Golden Record.
In partnership with the School of Architecture at Georgia Tech, MODA is excited to host an architecture lecture with Michael Murphy, Executive Director of MASS Design Group. Murphy will talk about past and present architectural projects that exemplify his firm's commitment to social impact design.
Join us on Thursday, October 4 at 7pm for a Design Conversation presented by Dana Arnett, Founding Partner and Vice Chairman of VSA Partners.
Join MODA for a lecture by John Cary, the curator of our Fall 2018 exhibition, Design for Good: Architecture for Everyone.
Join us for a talk by Atlanta-based artist and printmaker Jamaal Barber titled Afrolicious: Printing Black Life and Black Identity.
Join us on July 12 at 6pm for a Design Conversation by Bonnie Siegler. Bonnie will discuss the power of imagery and the role it plays in social history. And she'll share some of the research that informs her new book, Signs of Resistance: A Visual History of Protest in America.
Join us MODA and the Peachtree Branch of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System on Wednesday, June 20 for a talk about the background, history, programming and future of the Museum of Design Atlanta by MODA Executive Director, Laura Flusche!