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  • Sina Mossayeb

    I love the sign "Make something awesome." Statements like that are so visceral and vague, but so clear once you've created it. Would love to visit some time.

  • Alice Lin

    Wow. So wonderful to come across this article and read about the origins of MICA and MASD - and also to see Briony Hynson's name mentioned! Briony's an inspiration - a hero! - over here at the Imagination Foundation. She organized a Day of Play and Cardboard Challenge last year with Bethel Street Garden and Playscape that brought kids and folks in the community together in a such fundamentally beautiful way: http://youtu.be/e1_cxSQMMo4. Yet another reason to love Baltimore.

  • Max Schorr

    So inspiring to see what you are doing. When the caliber of design you represent aligns with authentic social change work, it truly is something to behold, and really brings moral imagination to life. Onwards!

  • Erykah St.Louis

    Thanks for sharing this. It's encouraging to learn about your ways of changing the perceptions of a designers role. Social change and design aren't two disciplines that have traditionally made sense together, but I'm glad to see that you're showing that in many ways they make perfect sense. That's something I've personally struggled with...I'm a graphic designer but I've also studied international development...how on earth do I combine these two seemingly unrelated deep passions of mine? Of recent though, it has been making more sense. Thanks again for the insight! Bruce Mau Design Studio in Toronto, Canada is actually doing a pretty good job of combining social change and design. Check them out.