|Sent on:||Thursday, April 12, 2012 3:49 PM|
Goodnik in Residence spot at SVA/Products of Design
Check out this co-working fellowship for folks making things that make a difference - sounds like quite a few of us in the group so apply!
Products of Design is a new MFA program at SVA but they're using their new facility as an open coworking space during the summer, including access to the Visible Futures Lab which has all sorts of tools, 3d printers, etc for prototyping products. The Goodnik in Residence spot is taking applications from anyone who is making something that will have a positive impact on the world.
Announcing Goodnik in Residence Spot at Products of Design
Goodnik is proud to announce a new coworking fellowship at Products of Design Summer Residency. The Goodnik in Residence program gives social entrepreneurs and startup nonprofit organizations access to coworking communities all around New York. Each residency is for 6 months, and the Resident Goodnik has free access to all the community has to offer including a space to work and get their ideas off the ground, internet access, office equipment (printers, coffee makers, etc) and, most importantly, a community of entrepreneurs who might provide guidance and assistance in getting their ideas of the ground. Participating coworking spaces include:
- Products of Design (launching today!)
- Sunshine Suites (launching today!)
- Projective Space (coming soon)
- New Work City (coming soon)
- GreenSpaces (coming soon)
- Hive at 55 (filled)
About the GiR Spot at SVA Products of Design Summer Residency Program
The Products of Design program at the School of Visual Arts is a new two-year MFA program that prepares exceptional practitioners for leadership in the shifting terrain of design. Before taking the first class of students in the fall, Products of Design is opening the space as a coworking facility for innovative entrepreneurs. This space includes a dedicated work desk in an open environment, and access to the Visible Futures Lab. The Visible Futures Lab will be ramping up operations thru the summer as they move into their new space. As machines and space come on line, access to the Lab‚Äôs laser cutters, 3D printers, woodshop, craftspace and electronics lab will be allowed during structured hours. The location of the Products of Design program is 136 West 21st Street NYC. The duration of the Residency will be from March 1st to August 23rd. Applications will be open from now until April 25th.
Find out more about the program at http://www.goodnik.org/sva-products-of-design-application/
For their Resident Goodnik, Products of Design is looking for a creative entrepreneur who is creating a product that will have a positive impact on the world. The ideal applicant will have a strong track record of design and a commitment to creating a product that will improve people's lives in a tangible way.
If you have any questions about Goodnik or the Goodnik in Residence program, feel free to contact Nate Heasley, [address removed]
If you do apply let us know. Good luck!