Networked Urbanism

design thinking initiatives for a better urban life

Design critics: Belinda Tato and Jose Luis Vallejo, principals of Ecosistema Urbano

In the middle of November, we were asked to create a proposal for the final review “performance” for former Loeb Fellow Jim Lasko.

Nov 19 Final Review Proposal

Below are initial attempts to create a mobile application to solve the logistical problems associated with digitizing maps and tickets, and beginning to design a visitor-to-visitor commenting platform.

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Below is the presentation given during our two-day midterm review on October 22 and 23, 2013.

MFA RVEx Midreview 02

Development of a resource network — in progress.


Continuing research into new types of technology to transform the visitor experience:

Research Update

Further mapping of issues with the museum’s current paper-based tickets and maps:


Initial exploration and proposals for paper items offered for museum visitors:

Research Presentation 10.01.13

Bringing a bit of the museum to class, instead of bringing the class to the museum.

10.01.13 Experience Presentation is a platform for sharing knowledge and design thinking experiences with the world around us, breaking through the walls of academia in an attempt to improve the society in which we live.