Designing Change: An Evening with Roman Mars
November 14 @ 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
The Museum of Craft and Design presents Designing Change: An Evening with Roman Mars.
With over 360 million downloads, 99% Invisible is one of the most popular design podcasts in the world. MCD welcomes host and creator Roman Mars to Minnesota Street Project for a live multimedia presentation examining unnoticed design that shapes our world. Following the presentation, there will be a private reception and meet and greet with Mars at the Museum of Craft and Design.
It is presented alongside MCD’s exhibition Dead Nuts: a search for the unlimited machined object, on view through December 1, 2019. MCD’s Designing Change series focuses on the ability of creative individuals to inspire meaningful change for themselves and their communities.
About Roman Mars
Roman Mars is the host and creator of 99% Invisible, a short radio show about design and architecture. With over 360 million downloads, 99% Invisible is one of the most popular podcasts in the world. Fast Company named him one of the 100 Most Creative People in 2013. He was a TED main stage speaker in 2015. It is currently the most popular Ted Talk about design with over 5.7 million views. His crowdfunding campaigns have raised over $1.16 million, making him the highest-funded journalist in Kickstarter history. He is also a co-founder of Radiotopia, a collective of ground-breaking story-driven podcasts.
- 7:00–8:00 PM | Lecture and Q&A at Minnesota Street Project (1275 Minnesota St., San Francisco)
- 8:30–9:30 PM | Reception and Meet & Greet at Museum of Craft and Design (2569 Third St., San Francisco)
Lecture and Q&A | $30 for the public, $25 for MCD members and students
Lecture and Q&A, Private Reception and Meet & Greet | $60 for the public, $55 for MCD members and students
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