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October 11th, 2014
9:30 am to 4:00 pm

University of Idaho
Boise Campus

322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

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FREE EVENT

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Boise Campus

Urban Design Center
University of Idaho
322 E. Front st, Suite 120
Boise, ID 83702

caa@uidaho.edu
(208) 885-4409

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College of Art & Architecture
Phone: (208) 885-4409
Email: caa@uidaho.edu

High School Design Day Boise

About the Day


Think Like a Designer
Think Like a Designer
The Boise Art Museum has featured a wide variety of art that has captivated visitors for over 75 years. Terra Feast, Curator of Education, will present What Art Can Be. Lively discussions, examples from well-known artists and hands-on activities will inspire students to expand their own ideas of what art can be.
"This was a fun event I would be happy to attend again!"
- Susan Beasley
Build For Fun
Designing on the Edge
The collision between nature and urban design can create places that enhance man-made and natural environments, instead of compromising both. This session will challenge students to create designs that are on the cutting edge of sustainable environments.
"I really loved Designing on the Edge. It was fascinating to understand the importance of the the way one designs landscapes. I also met new people who shared my interests in art and design. But honestly, every part of HSDD was an enriching experience."
- Anonymous
Build For Fun
Imagine and Create
Design in everyday living... In this session students will be challenged to create a model chair using everyday items and a little imagination. This exercise will encourage your ability to think fast and push creative boundaries. 
"Thank you for this wonderful opportunity to explore different majors that I am interested in!"
- Tylan McKinney
Wow Is This Real
Wow, Is This Real 
Reception and Special Presentation
Parents, Teachers, Alumni are welcome!  

Join CG Artist and Technology Lecturer, Sam Miller and undergraduates from the Virtual Technology and Design (VTD) program for an interactive emerging technologies presentation featuring Motion Capture tools used for Serious Gaming and Visualizations. 
Registration for Boise's 2014 event is currently unavailable, but so you don't forget you can sign up to receive a reminder.