Design for America trains and connects student-led teams as they learn and lead an innovation process that emphasizes empathy, experimentation, and interdisciplinary teamwork.
2014 Fuller Challenge Semi-Finalist and social enterprise Fuego del Sol Haiti is featured on Worldview Global Activism Radio this week. Check out the podcast here!
We are thrilled to announce the 2014 Fuller Challenge Semi-Finalists. These projects deserve the attention of the world for their commitment to “solving for system” – an approach that takes an unusual degree of insight, patience, tenacity and courage. Check them out here!
This video shares the real-life experience of three ranchers across North America who have been applying the principles of Holistic Management, developed and championed by 2010 Buckminster Fuller Challenge Winner Allan Savory and Project Hope.
Buckminster Fuller Challenge Juror Hillary Brown has recently published Next Generation Infrastructure. In it, she explores various ways of rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure, examining current examples from around the world.
Plant Chicago was featured as a Semifinalist in the Fuller Challenge in 2011. In the lead up to their presentation at our symposia this week in St. Louis we circled back with them for updates on their work since their first application.
Ecovative Design, the 2013 winners of the Fuller Challenge, made history this summer with their contribution of 10,000 mushroom bricks to the 40-foot-tall installation titled Hy-Fi in the Museum of Modern Art’s PS1.
The review team has spent months pouring over applications submitted from dozens of countries and hundreds of project teams to the 2014 cycle of the Fuller Challenge. Take a look here to get to know some of the advisors contributing to our evaluation and jurying process. More will be announced as the Cycle continues!
We are thrilled to introduce our 2014 Fellows: Aasha Abdill and Megan Ahearn!
Since winning the Fuller Challenge six months ago, the team at Ecovative Design has grown their disruptive technology portfolio significantly.