Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

NDA 20 YRS | Q&A with Amy Smith, MIT D-Lab

Online Media

Catalog Data

Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 24 Sep 2019 13:07:02 +0000
Blog Post Category:
Blog Post
National Design Awards
<img width="640" height="304" src="" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="MIT D-Lab. Designing for a More Equitable World." style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset=" 700w, 300w, 170w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="35442" data-permalink="" data-orig-file="" data-orig-size="3800,1800" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;D-Lab logo. Photo: MIT D-Lab&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;1559573136&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;Photo: MIT D-Lab&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;D-Lab logo. Photo: MIT D-Lab&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;1&quot;}" data-image-title="D-Lab logo. Photo: MIT D-Lab" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="" data-large-file="" />MIT D-Lab is the recipient of the 2019 National Design Award for Corporate &#38; Institutional Achievement. Founded in 2002 by MIT senior lecturer Amy Smith, D-Lab began as a single course known as The Haiti Class, which sought to apply engineering and design principles to the complex issues faced by people living in poverty. That...
Design  Search this
See more posts:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Data Source:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum