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MOTO MMXX PROMOTIONAL PARTNER DETAILS Thank you for helping promote Moto MMXX to your network. We are preparing to open the museum physically and hope to welcome visitors soon. In the meantime, please feel free to share our Virtual 360º viewing of MOTO MMXX with your network.    Social Media Please Follow the Museum of

MOTO MMXX

The Museum of Craft and Design showcases cutting-edge, custom motorcycles from around the globe The Museum of Craft and Design (MCD) presents MOTO MMXX, opening August 22 and on view through January 3, 2020. Originally slated to open in May of 2020, MOTO MMXX was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. MCD is implementing strict protective measures, including

A New Online Exhibit Shows How Architects And Designers Are Confronting COVID-19 – With Outmoded Ideas And Products Nobody Needs

Back in the days when COVID-19 was still an epidemic centered in the Hubei province of China, a Chinese architect named Sun Dayong posted some computer-generated graphics on Instagram showing a man wearing a carbon composite shield nearly as big as a bathtub. According to the caption, the apparatus was “a wearable space device that can effectively

Design by Distance

An online exhibition showcasing how designers from around the world are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. San Francisco, CA (June 8, 2020) –The Museum of Craft and Design presents Design by Distance, a virtual exhibition available to the public online through December 31, 2020. This exhibition showcases how designers from around the world are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic

Got a Creative Mask Idea? You Could Win $500 in a Mask-Making Competition

“Our foreseeable future is a masked one. Already, I recite a new mantra when I leave my home, lest I forget one of four essential items: “Keys, wallet, phone, mask.” The initial rush to produce as many simple-but-effective face coverings as possible (most notably, to address personal protective equipment shortfalls for front-line workers and medical

Let’s Face It

Artists, designers, and creatives of all types and ages have been passionately responding to the current need to cover our faces. MCD is launching Let’s Face It, an international craft and design mask-making competition and community gallery. From the practical to the avant-garde, we are curious to see what you are creating and share it with

MCD’s Designing Change series focuses on the ability of creative individuals to inspire meaningful change for themselves and their communities. With all of the paradigm shifts and status quo disruptions of 2020, this year’s Designing Change moves away from a single-focus event and instead becomes an ongoing framework for designer, artist and changemaker profiles–allowing MCD

In Review “Linda Gass: and then this happened…”

Artist and environmental activist Linda Gass is concerned about “climate change at the intersection of water.” Her solo exhibition, titled and then this happened… at San Francisco’s Museum of Craft and Design (MCD) addresses issues of failing infrastructure, human interventions, and disasters that impact the Bay Area’s varied terrain and fragile watersheds. For Gass, textiles

MCD is temporarily closed

Updated Museum of Craft and Design’s COVID-19 NOTICE Like many institutions, the Museum of Craft and Design is closed for an indeterminate amount of time. We are working remotely to keep forward momentum, and to maintain a connection to you – our valued members, supporters, artists, makers, designers, and neighbors – all the people we care about.