Stories in Form: Chair Design by Portfolio Center Drink in Design – February 9 Shop Switch Modern MODA! campMODA Join MODA's Founders Circle

Stories in Form: Chair Design by Portfolio Center

February 5 - June 3, 2012

This spring, the Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA), in partnership with the Portfolio Center, presents an exhibition honoring history and design through the medium of the chair.

Stories in Form: Chair Design by the Portfolio Center runs February 5 through June 3, 2012.

For more information, click here.

Drink in Design – February 9

February 9, 2012

Join us for Drink in Design on Thursday, February 9 as students from Portfolio Center guide you through MODA’s newest exhibition, Stories in Form: Chair Design by Portfolio Center, an exhibition honoring history and design through the medium of the chair.

During Drink in Design, you will learn about the historical design periods and personal stories that inspired these unique chairs, as well as their design process and fabrication.

Shop Switch Modern MODA!

October 2, 2011

Just a few months ago, MODA added a design shop to the lobby of the Museum.

Our new shop, Switch Modern MODA, is a collaboration between the Museum of Design Atlanta and Switch Modern, the premiere modern furniture and accessories showroom in Atlanta, Georgia.

For more information about Switch Modern MODA, please click here.

campMODA

Want your child to do something unique and absolutely cool? How about building and designing robots using LEGOs?

At campMODA, students 6-14 years old learn basic robotic engineering, programming principals, and science, technology, engineering and math concepts while having fun!

Your child’s natural curiosity and ingenuity will help them envision possibilities and develop innovative solutions to difficult technology problems.

For more information, click here.

Join MODA's Founders Circle

In March, MODA opened its doors at 1315 Peachtree Street. If you want to be a special part of our exciting first year in Midtown Atlanta, join the Founders’ Circle.

Your contribution of $1315.00 will enhance MODA’s position in Atlanta and help to bring design programming and educational events to the city.

For more information click here.

LoveNests: Photographs and Objects

MODA presented a photography exhibition developed by the Portfolio Center, in conjunction with the Georgia Tech Industrial Design Program. This exhibition highlighted fascinating individuals and the objects they can’t live without. Through interviews, storytelling, and photography, the exhibition delved into the personalities and histories of popular Atlantans to discover what objects define, inspire, and captureContinue Reading

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On You 2

Following the success of the wearable electronics exhibition ON YOU, Clint Zeagler and Thad Starner have curated a second exhibition entitled ON YOU 2 which looks specifically at conductive thread embroidered and fabric manipulation interfaces. Garments design by Clint Zeagler and Tiffany Teague will be on display along side garments designed by students showcasing ClintContinue Reading

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Serving Form

Industrial designer and artist, Kristofer Laméy creates works of art through a delicate balance of hand and machine. For a review of Laméy’s exhibit, click here.

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Passione Italiana: Design of the Italian Motorcycle

The Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA), in association with the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, introduces Passione Italiana – an examination of the astonishing design passion and technological advancement behind the most desired motorcycles in the world. This exhibition presents eleven masterpieces of Italian motorcycle design spanning the last five decades including motorcycles by MV Agusta, Ducati, Bimota and Moto – Morini.

The exhibit will be on display through June 13.

Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and military, and $5 for students and children over 5.

For more information click here.

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