SOLD OUT! — campMODA: Minecraft Green City: Urban Sustainability
Jul
22
to Jul 26

SOLD OUT! — campMODA: Minecraft Green City: Urban Sustainability

  • Georgia Tech College of Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Camp at Georgia Tech College of Design for Rising 5th-9th Graders

In this camp, Minecrafters will investigate the most innovative practices in architecture and urban sustainability. Then, building in MODA’s Minecraft servers, campers will collaborate to create an environmentally-friendly city mindful of future generations’ quality of life.


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campMODA - Engineering Lab: Design-Build Challenges with LEGOs
Jul
22
to Jul 26

campMODA - Engineering Lab: Design-Build Challenges with LEGOs

Camp at MODA for Rising 2nd-4th Graders

Say goodbye to the instruction manual and hello to learning by making. In this camp, young designers will explore how simple machines make simple work. From levers to wheels, each camper will prototype their own simple machines using LEGOs and other construction materials.


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Adam J. Kurtz Reading & Booksigning
Jul
25
7:00 PM19:00

Adam J. Kurtz Reading & Booksigning

Join us for an evening with artist and author Adam J. Kurtz, who will read from Things Are What You Make of Them, his uplifting and no-nonsense collection of life advice for creatives, from professionals to hobbyists. Tackling the emotional realities of creative entrepreneurship with humor and heart, this evening will leave you feeling encouraged and excited to get back to doing your thing, whatever it is. Come together, laugh at your fear, and meet like-minded artists and makers from Atlanta and beyond.

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Sonic Playground
Aug
11
12:00 PM12:00

Sonic Playground

The second Sunday of every month is Design Club Day at the Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA). Join us on Sunday, August 11th for a noisy design club day  inspired by our latest exhibit - Wire & Wood: Designing Iconic Guitars.  We will be exploring some of the many ways we make noise and instruments.  Explore the materials and sonic elements that make up amplified music with the hands on sonic playground. Design and create your own simple sound maker and test it out on our stage. 

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Instrument Making - Design and Make a Chordophone
Sep
8
12:00 PM12:00

Instrument Making - Design and Make a Chordophone

The second Sunday of every month is Design Club Day at the Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA). Before Wire & Wood: Designing Iconic Guitars exhibit comes down join us on Sunday, September 14th to make your own chordophone - which is an instrument where the sound is produced by the vibration of string or strings that are stretched between fixed points. Guitars are of course chordophones! 

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Members-Only: Field Trip to the Alliance Theater
Sep
21
2:30 PM14:30

Members-Only: Field Trip to the Alliance Theater

  • Alliance Theater in the Woodruff Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join MODA for our upcoming members-only field trip to visit the newly renovated Alliance Theatre! You'll learn about set and production design, as well as the design and architecture of the theater itself, which just underwent a $35 million renovation. We will attend a matinee performance of the world premiere musical BECOMING NANCY, attend a talk with the cast, and receive a backstage tour of the Coca-Cola Stage with Alliance Theatre Production Director Trevor Long.

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campMODA - Engineering Lab: Design-Build Challenges with LEGOs
Jul
8
to Jul 12

campMODA - Engineering Lab: Design-Build Challenges with LEGOs

Camp at MODA for Rising 2nd-4th Graders

Say goodbye to the instruction manual and hello to learning by making. In this camp, young designers will explore how simple machines make simple work. From levers to wheels, each camper will prototype their own simple machines using LEGOs and other construction materials.


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(SOLD OUT) campMODA - Architectural Design with Minecraft
Jul
8
to Jul 12

(SOLD OUT) campMODA - Architectural Design with Minecraft

Camp at The Lovett School for Rising 4th-8th Graders

MODA’s Designing & Coding with Minecraft camp will challenge campers to use Minecraft as a computer design tool and to collaborate using the design process. Campers will learn about Minecraft servers, an integral part of the Minecraft community that allows users to collaborate and build worlds together.


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campMODA - Architectural Design with Minecraft
Jun
24
to Jun 28

campMODA - Architectural Design with Minecraft

Camp at The Lovett School for Rising 4th-8th Graders

MODA’s Designing & Coding with Minecraft camp will challenge campers to use Minecraft as a computer design tool and to collaborate using the design process. Campers will learn about Minecraft servers, an integral part of the Minecraft community that allows users to collaborate and build worlds together.


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campMODA - Designing & Coding with Minecraft
Jun
17
to Jun 21

campMODA - Designing & Coding with Minecraft

Camp at The Lovett School for Rising 3rd-6th Graders

MODA’s Designing & Coding with Minecraft camp will challenge campers to use Minecraft as a computer design tool and to collaborate using the design process. Campers will learn about Minecraft servers, an integral part of the Minecraft community that allows users to collaborate and build worlds together.


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campMODA - Mars 2020: Space Rover Design  with LEGO Robotics
Jun
3
to Jun 7

campMODA - Mars 2020: Space Rover Design with LEGO Robotics

  • Georgia Tech College of Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Camp at Georgia Tech College of Design for Rising 4th-7th Graders

This summer, campers who participate in MODA’s Mars 2020: Space Rover Design Camp with LEGO Robotics will learn more about robotically operated vehicles already hard at work exploring space and the challenges scientists and engineers face in designing them — and then design their own!


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