donum: a unique art and design sale benefiting TPR!
Mark your calendar for this annual contemporary art and fashion event! Read more and take a video studio visit with the six featured designers.
Collecting & Making: Visual Artist Hrafnhildur Arnardottir talks about how she makes use of the unusual collection of items and materials in her studio
What Happened?! Watch excerpts from our attempts at failure at this year's Bumbershoot festival
The Project Room is a place of creative inquiry, where different points of view and areas of expertise are presented to an audience. In addition to the arts, programs feature technology, history, geography, industry, and other fields that intersect with the current theme. The goal is to better understand how creativity works for different kinds of people, and to appreciate its relevance to everyday life.
THE BIG QUESTION
In 2011, TPR opened its doors with the question, “Why Do We Make Things?” After nearly two years of conversation, presentation, and experimentation about this theme, the theme shifted into our second "big question": How Are We Remembered?
Read more about our themes through specific programs here.
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TOP ROW: Architect Tom Kundig (left) and Sound Artist Trimpin (center) present their points of view during the "Successful People Talking About Failure" series; the crowd settles in during a 2013 event; CENTER ROW: Taiwan-based Dancer Ying Zhou performs at a public rehearsal of "Swimming the List" (left); Icelandic textile artist Shoplifter (center) participate in a conversation with design collective Vik Prjonsdottir (center); Stephanie Wicker of the band Like Lightening performs as a pre-theater event for These Streets (right). Photos by Frank Huster, Katie Miller.
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