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Design the Night: WYSIWYG

mad_111013_112The RISD Museum puts its own spin on Gallery Night with its free Design the Night event series, kicking off tonight on Thursday, April 17th from 5-9 pm. To highlight Graphic Design: Now in Production, an exhibit that runs through August 10th, you’ll have a chance to hear a typewriter orchestra, visit designer office hours, check out student work, and participate in workshops. Visit Facebook for more details, and find highlights below:

  • Office hours: hand-drawn lettering with Ladyfingers Letterpress (5-7 pm)
  • Self serve design bar (5-8:45 pm)
  • Work in process: Critical Productions (5-8:45 pm)
  • Artist Tour: Jacob Khepler of Mothers News (5:30 pm)
  • The Boston Typewriter Orchestra (6-6:30 pm and 7:30-8 pm)
  • Hands-On Art: PLEASE STOP NOW (6-8 pm)
  • Avenue DJ Project (6:30-8:30 pm)
  • Work in Process: Manual (6:30-8 pm)
  • Work in Process: Applications of Neon & Plastic Signage (6:30-8:30 pm)
  • Work in Process: Machine Knitting (6:45-8:45 pm)
  • The Artist’s Lab: Typographic Sound (7-8:30 pm)
  • Art Shots: Cosmopolitan Things (7-7:30 pm)