In connection with the National Building Museum exhibit Designing Tomorrow: America’s World’s Fairs of the 1930s, now at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan, SOA Associate Professor Lisa Schrenk will present the talk "Making the Fair: Design and Production at Chicago’s 1933-34 Century of Progress International Exposition" at the 2013 Maker Faire Detroit, on Saturday, July 27th in the museum. 

For information on Make magazine’s weekend celebration of DIYers and new technologies that features “unconventional ingenuity, unbridled creativity and a whole lot of forward thinking,” with more than 400 makers of everything from robots and solar-powered mechanical sculptures to flame shooters, see: http://www.makerfairedetroit.com/about/. Information on the Designing Tomorrow exhibit is at: http://www.thehenryford.org/events/worldsFairs.aspx

Date: 
Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 8:45am