Kid Designers

Educating about the processes that enable great design is an important part of the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum's agenda. Design Camp offers four week-long immersions in design for kids ages six to ten. To kickoff each week, guest designers share problem-solving strategies and engage campers in fun, real-life design challenges. As the week progresses … Continue reading Kid Designers


Teen Designers

Among the many summer programs at the Cooper Hewitt is DesignPrep. Each week, Halima Johnson (our Youth Programs manager) guides a group through activities towards a deeper understanding of the way designers think and create. Topics include product design, interaction design, architecture and fashion. I was excited be involved with architecture week.... Day 1 involved … Continue reading Teen Designers