Microbial Design Studio: Dough as Parametric, Computational, and Biochemical Material

Led by Orkan Telhan, Associate Professor of Fine Arts, Emerging Design Practices, University of Pennsylvania

This workshop will introduce basic concepts of microbial design and explain how designers can work with living organisms to create new forms of materials combining their skills from parametric and computational design. Registration is required as space is limited. Register for this workshop as a Hands-On Participant or Audience/Observer

Orkan will also present a Dialogue "New Mediums of Life" on Tuesday, March 20 from noon-1:00 p.m.