Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Doors: 6:00 pm / Program: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free and open to the public. Cash bar. Food truck on site: Lulu’s Local Eatery, Le Food Truck, Shell’s Coastal Cuisine. A program of STL Design Week.
Case study and panel discussion on design for social change: from idea to reality
A follow-up program to the first GOOD Ideas for Cities event at CAM in March 2012. GOOD Ideas for Cities, which selected St. Louis as a participatory city for 2012, taps creative problem solvers to tackle real urban challenges and present the solutions at live events across the country. This event will feature a brief round-up on the progress on the ideas presented by teams STL Provocateur, STL Alley Lovers and HOK FIT, followed by an in-depth case study on City Pulse, the concept developed by Brain Drain, a local collective of recent college graduates. Panel discussion to follow, moderated by Alissa Walker, editor of GOOD Ideas for Cities initiative, and featuring Doug Powell of Schwartz Powell and national AIGA president, Andrea Pellegrino of Pellegrino Collaborative and Roseann Weiss of the Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis (RAC).