Sydney Design Events: IF You Build It screening and UNSW panel discussion on 3D printing and digital fabrication
On August 21st at 6.30pm at the heritage listed Paramount Pictures building in Surry Hills, the Golden Age Cinema is screening IF YOU BUILD IT, a feature length documentary that follows two designer-activists who travel to Bertie County, the poorest in North Carolina, to work with students on a massive design project. The film will be followed by a panel discussion.
If You Build It is presented by Heart Centred Design as part of Sydney Design 2014. Following the screening will be a conversation in the cinema between design thinker Steven Pozel, educator Jihad Dib and design and strategy practitioner Steve Baty, exploring the themes and issues raised in the film.
On August 19th at 6.30pm there is a free panel discussion hosted by the UNSW Faculty of Built Environment with various industry and media commentators about how 3D printing and digital fabrication will shape the future of making in Australia.