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Chace Metcalf Auditorium

20 North Main St

Providence, RI 02903

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Screening of RISD Associate Professor and toy designer, Cas Holman's episode of Netflix’s Abstract: The Art of Design - Season 2.

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SCREENING | 3-5pm | Metcalf Auditorium

INTERACTIVE EXHIBIT & RECEPTION | 5-6:30pm | ID Gallery

RISD Associate Professor and toy designer, Cas Holman is being featured in an episode of Netflix’s design-focused documentary series Abstract: The Art of Design.

The documentary brings us into her studio as well as visiting her many collaborators and sites around the world, including her Experimental and Foundation Studies classroom at RISD. The 45 minute episode will screen at RISD’s Metcalf Auditorium Saturday October 12. The screening will start at 3pm followed by a Q+A with Holman. Following the screening, please visit the Gallery at the ID building to see some of Holman’s work and process, and enjoy discussion with Holman herself.

Cas Holman is a Providence and Brooklyn based designer and educator. Her award-winning designs explore the intersection of play, learning and creativity and are used in K-12 classrooms, playgrounds, children’s museums, public parks, and backyards around the world. Through her company Heroes Will Rise, Cas designs and manufactures tools for imagination that use manipulatable parts and pieces inspiring constructive play, imaginative forms, and cooperative interactions between people. www.casholman.com. Please keep in touch with Heroes Will Rise, Inc. by visiting rigamajig.com.

Event is Free and open to the community.

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Chace Metcalf Auditorium

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Providence, RI 02903

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