May 13, 2019
3:00pm – 4:00pm
333 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10011
Hear from world-renowned artist and urban designer Candy Chang in her keynote to the MFA Interaction Design Class of 2019.
Candy will close the larger festival, starting at 12PM. Come for her talk in the afternoon or stay for the duration of the afternoon.
A TED Senior Fellow, Urban Innovation Fellow, and World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, Chang has also created installations for people to share their hopes for vacant storefronts, a confessional sanctuary in a Las Vegas casino, designated sites for crying in Hong Kong, and a civic tool called Neighborland.com for people to collaborate on the future of their communities. Her work has been exhibited in the Venice Architecture Biennale, New Museum, and Tate Modern. She was also named one of the Top 100 Leaders in Public Interest Design by Impact Design Hub and a “Live Your Best Life” Local Hero by Oprah Magazine.