Sustainability Crash Course 2014

Sustainability Crash Course 2014

Click here to watch the presentations on our youtube channel. Imagine being able to spend one amazing day immersed in learning about sustainable design—and meeting…

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The Malinalco Project

The Malinalco Project

In May of this year, 12 Master of Industrial Design (MID) candidates from the Pratt Institute led by Professor Rebecca Welz, had the opportunity to…

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Sustainability for the Contemporary Nomad Thesis

Sustainability for the Contemporary Nomad Thesis

Molly Sherman is a student in Deborah Schneiderman’s Graduate Thesis class. As it stands now, the prospects for migrants are bleak. The poverty rate among…

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Bodegomatic Thesis

Bodegomatic Thesis

Kyung Cha is an interior design student in Deborah Schneiderman’s Graduate Thesis class. Our society is in the midst of a paradigm shift in which…

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Sustainability in Student Work – Fall 2013

Sustainability in Student Work – Fall 2013

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Transforma: Paper pulp packaging/t-shirt hanger

Sustainability in Student Work – Fall 2013

Here are some sustainability-conscious projects students at Pratt created this past fall semester. Click the links to learn more about each project. Pipeline and Deforestation…

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Seamless Handrail

Seamless Handrail

Marland Backus is an industrial design junior in Jeanne Pfordresher’s Medical Design class. I wanted to look into making a safer environment for the elderly and decided…

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Morphish: Fish Biology and Evolution

Morphish: Fish Biology and Evolution

Sam Bruckman is a junior industrial design major in Ignacio Urbino Polo’s Design Studio Science and Technology class. In this project I intended to create…

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Pipeline and Deforestation Photomontages

Pipeline and Deforestation Photomontages

Ian Griffin and Mary Katrina Dunford are students in Jennifer Watkins Shepard’s 4D Design class. The goal of this project was to create a persuasive…

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Transforma: Paper pulp packaging/t-shirt hanger

MID Thesis: Circumstancia

Asli Ozcivelek is a 3rd year graduate student in Bruce Hannah’s Thesis class. Circumstancia is about looking at products within the context of their circumstances….

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Barclay the Bee Comic Series

Barclay the Bee Comic Series

Pratt Institute and InterContinental New York Barclay Playfully Highlight the Importance of Pollinators with New Barclay the Bee Comic Series Click the fullscreen button, or…

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