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Seeking New Venues – Remaking COLLOQUY – Progress Update #8

Lucky #8!* In this eighth update for our project in replicating Gordon Pask’s Colloquy of Mobiles, we are celebrating the recent public presentation by our master fabricator — and we are now seeking new venues to bring the wonders of Colloquy to new audiences.

In a great gathering here at the Interaction Design masters program at College for Creative Studies, the audience was briefed by TJ McLeish, master fabricator, in his thinking and processes in designing and constructing our replica of Colloquy, the only one made since the original was installed in London in 1968. (Here is a longer video of TJ’s talk.)

Design Core Detroit generously sponsored this session as part of their Month of Design, a city-wide celebration across Detroit for all of September. The audience was given flashlights…  Read more…