THE IMPORTANCE OF CONNECTING THE DOTS. There was no other institution like it. A place to explore, a space to make and a culture of sharing. The potential of these spaces and the support they need are not truly understood. But intuitively we know that there is a role to be played culturally, socially, educationally and economically. TechShop was one of a kind. TechShop was not just a fabrication resource for us. So we took the time to express our feelings and thoughts...>
SO LONG, TECHSHOP
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The introduction of the Hoover Durant PopUP Library re-centers its residents towards the idea of "here". Here, we are a community that cares. Here we socialize. It is a temporary monument where its physical and programmatic contents can re-activate street corners as civic assets.
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DESIGN EXPLORATIONS FUND PUBLIC DESIGN. Our in-house 3D printer, CNC Machine and to access local fabricators combined, allows us to research bespoke craftsmanship alongside traditional production techniques. Sale of our objects help fund community design projects.