Artist, Designer, Writer, and Professor Sara Hendren Talks About Critical Design Combined With Disability Studies and the Pursuit of Human Equity Considerations

Sara Hendren, Professor at Olin College, Posing in a Winter Wonderland

Sara Hendren is an artist, design researcher, writer, and professor at Olin College of Engineering.

Her work includes social design projects and mixed media collaborations that engage technology and the adaptive human body.

Brian Glenney and Sara Hendren on their campaign to change the design of wheelchair signs to be more active

Combining disability studies and critical design, her practice is a restless mix of engineering and the arts in pursuit of sharper questions about human capacity, worth, and interdependence.

We’re excited to hear what she has to say Monday May 6th from 6 – 7pm in 370 Jay Street 2nd Floor.

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