Area Identity Exhibit 2022
Are you a first or second generation immigrant living in the US or Canada?
A first generation immigrant is someone who is born in one country and moves to another. A second generation immigrant is a child of a first generationer.
Do you want to participate in a design exhibition?
We are looking for 8-10 designers to participate in an exhibition in Chicago this coming June.
Submissions must respond to the following prompt:
Redesign an object significant to your cultural background through the lens of your contemporary design practice.
• Be a physical object
• Create a conversation of cultural identity
• Push forward the field of industrial design
Submissions are due March 27th and you will be notified on April 4th if you’ve been selected.
If your work is selected, you must create a high fidelity prototype for display in Chicago for a month.
Submissions can be a descriptive sketch to full process presentation.