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Appearances

Appearances

Lectures and Speaking

2017
Electronics and Fabrics, the Development of Garment Based Wearables, 2017 Printed Electronics Summit, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2016
Smart Textiles and the Design Process, “Fashion meets Functional Textiles” HeadStart Fashion, Aarhus, Denmark
2016
Why NASA Needs Designers, Alumni Day Speaker, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
2016
Smart Textiles for Designers, Book Lecture, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, NY
2016
Super Sensing in Textiles, Super Sensing Forum, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan
2015
Problem Solving & Ideation, Art Institutes, Industrial Design Department, San Francisco, CA
2015
BioWear, A Kinetic Accessory that Communicates Emotions Through Wearable Technology, Osaka Japan
2015
Light It Up! Workshop in Wearable Technology, Moona Center for Collaborative Learning, Haifa, Israel
2015
BioWear Project Artist Lecture, Biet Ha-ir Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel
2015
Conducting Research in Wearable Technology- NASA and Pratt Collaborations, Bezalel, Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem, Israel
2015
Light It Up! Workshop in Wearable Technology, Bedouin region, Israel
2015
Interdisciplinary Design Education in Practice, RiDE Lecture Series, Pratt Institute, Bklyn NY
2015
Multidisciplinary Collaborations, Columbia University, NY
2014
Light It Up! Workshop in Wearable Technology, Reach Higher Education Initiative, White House, Washington DC
2014
From Athletes to Astronauts, Noon Sense Talks, Pratt ID Dept, Brooklyn NY From Athletes to Astronauts, Noon Sense Talks, Pratt ID Dept, Brooklyn NY

Conferences and Panels

2016
Innovation in Textiles: Sustainability Panel, EcoSessions, Wix Studio, New York, NY
2016
Super Sensing in Textiles, Super Sensing Forum, University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan
2015
BioWear, A Kinetic Accessory that Communicates Emotions Through Wearable Technology, UbiComp, ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Paper presentation, Osaka Japan
2015
SXStyle Beyond Wearables: Future Fabrics & Fashion Design SXSW Interactive, Austin, TX
2014
Future Interfaces, NYC Media Lab
2014
Wearable Technology Workshop, White House Fashion Education Event
2014
Electronic-textile System for the Evaluation of Wearable Technology, UbiComp , ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Paper presentation: Seattle WA
2014
Cross Disciplinary Design Research Methods, Digital Spa, FIT
2014
Who Designed Marilyn’s Dress? Impact, Craft and Future of Film Costume Saturday, NYU. Presentation on smart textiles followed by panel discussion.
2014
Washable Fashion and New Technology, CFDA Panel
2011
Sustainable Art Panel, co-chair Pailes-Friedman, R. and Cooney, A. Pratt Institute, College Art Association Annual Conference, New York, NY

Exhibits

2016
BioWear Project, Coded Couture, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NY
2015
BioWear Project, Biet Hair Museum, Tel Aviv, Isreal
2013
Zero Waste Project, Fashion Faculty Show, Pratt Institute Brooklyn, NY
2013
Technical Outerwear Illustration, Pratt Faculty Dining Room, Brooklyn, NY
2012
Zero Waste Project, Construct Coat Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute Brooklyn, NY
2001
Archi-Tech, Product Design Building Toy, Felissimo
2001
Appetaster, Pratt Show and 20/20 News program
2000
Wedge Chair, Milan Furniture Fair
2000
Wedge Chair, Pratt Show

Curated Exhibits

2015
The Peep Show, Wearable Technology and Fashion, BF+DA, Brooklyn, NY
2011
Principals of Design: Pratt Fashion Alumni, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NY, NY
2011
Pratt + Paper & Ralph Pucci, New York, NY
2011
Inspiration, video installation, New York, NY
2010
Fashion Future, New York, NY

Grants / Corporate Partnerships / Sponsored Studios

2017
Verizon Challenge 2016-2017 — Connected Futures, Hardware & Software Prototyping Accelerator, Remo Haptics Project
2017
The Combine, 2017 Cohort NYC Media Lab, Remo Haptics, gesture control wearables that guide movements wirelessly through vibration.
2016
Exploration Habitat (xHab) Academic Innovation Challenge Grant, on behalf of NASA Headquarters, Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate Grant awarded for the study and design of the Mars Surface Habitat
2016
America’s Greatest Makers Challenge, Intel sponsored competition and grant for the development of WithMe, a smart baby monitor.
2015
New York Space Grant Recipient NASA Wear Lab; Wearable Technology Project funding received for 2016 to travel with the class to Johnson Space Center, Houston TX and present research at the annual Wearable Technology Symposium.
2015
Exploration Habitat (xHab) Academic Innovation Challenge Grant, on behalf of NASA Headquarters, Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate Grant awarded for the study and design of the Mars Transit Habitat
2015
Faculty Development Fund Recipient – ICEBERG, joint project with Assistant Professor Joseph Morris
2014
New York Space Grant Recipient NASA Wear Lab; Wearable Technology Project funding received for 2015 to travel with the class to Johnson Space Center, Houston TX and present research at the annual Wearable Technology Symposium.
2013
New York Space Grant Recipient NASA Wear Lab; Wearable Technology Project funding received for 2014 to travel with the class to Johnson Space Center, Houston TX and present research at the annual Wearable Technology Symposium.
2009
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NY UMBRA Product Design for Target, For Students by Students, Sponsored Studio Me.U, Sponsored Studio, development of new earbud system, multidisciplinary design team, Fashion, ID and Comm D student designers Máh brands limited; diaper bag funding received $20,000 Supima Cotton; Student Design Competition funding received: $10,000 Urban Outfitters; Dress Competition funding received $15,000 Cotton Incorporated; Junior Sportswear Studio funding received $75,000 Olsenhause Shoes funding received $7,000