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Mobile MakeArt: LightHouse for the Blind

May 2 @ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

The Museum of Craft and Design partners with the LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired to facilitate monthly art projects reflective of MCD’s current exhibitions.

May’s project,  ‘A Robot Made It, First’, was co-authored by Rae Lanzerotti and is inspired by the 3D printed textiles featured in Mr. Roboto. This MakeArt project asks you to reflect on the tactile work and delight of art, an iterative exchange with human makers and robotic fabricators guaranteed to spark creativity and collaboration.

This program is designed specially for the blind and visually impaired community. We welcome you to the LightHouse even if you are not currently involved with the organization. Please reach out to MCD Programs Manager Marie Deininger or LightHouse Adult Programs Coordinator Maia Scott for more information.

Marie Deininger |,  415-773-0303 ext. 310

Maia Scott |

5/2/24 · 11am – 1pm | LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired
1155 Market St, 10th floor, San Francisco, CA 94103

Funding for the Museum of Craft and Design’s MakeArt programs is provided by the special interest license plate featuring the image of Snoopy, with permission and support from Peanuts Worldwide (Section 5169 of the Vehicle Code) for the Museum Grant Program under the California Cultural and Historical Endowment. Additional support for MakeArt is made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
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The views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in MCD’s programs do not necessarily represent those of the Institute of Museum and Library Services.


May 2
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Market Street
San Francisco, California 94103 United States
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Mr. Roboto

February 24–June 30, 2024

Robots are our partners in the future. This exhibition showcases a collection of design activities and experiments by students at San José State University, as they test the creative possibilities of collaborating with a robot.

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