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The Future of the Future

Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 6:30 pm

The Museum of the City of New York 1220 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY

Moderated by the Museum’s Curator of Architecture and Design Donald Albrecht, panelists Rama Chorpash, Director of Product Design and Associate Professor at Parsons The New School for Design, Phil Patton, author and correspondent for The New York Times, and Donyale Werle, award-winning theater designer will discuss their views on the future of transportation, theater design, and product design, whose future Norman Bel Geddes daringly predicted in his own day.

Co-sponsored by the School of Constructed Environments at Parsons The New School for Design and presented in conjunction with the exhibit: I Have Seen the Future: Norman Bel Geddes Design America.

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Lectures and Panel Discussions


General Public


Art and Design


School of Constructed Environments, Parsons School of Design


Architecture, Technology



Tickets are $12 or $8 for students with a valid ID

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