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Making Materials Matter: An Open Forum on Sustainability in the Arts

NextFab and The Resource Exchange are partnering to host an open forum event focused on sustainability and reuse in the local creative community. The discussion will bring together various experienced individuals and organizations—including Grid Editor-in-Chief Alex Mulcahy—to discuss creation without waste.

Other guests:

+ Karyn Gerred – Executive Director, The Resource Exchange

+ Melissa Guglielmo – North Philly Location Manager, NextFab

+ Nic Esposito – Zero Waste and Litter Director, City of Philadelphia

+ Angela McQuillan – Curator, Esther Klein Gallery/University City Science Center

+ Sara Lepori – Economic Development Zones Manager, City of Philadelphia Department of Commerce

+ Tiffany Threadgould – Chief Design Junkie, Terracycle

+ Angela Vosburgh – Creative Director & Manager, Kevin O’Brien Studios

Earlier Event: October 21
AIDS Walk Philly
Later Event: October 25
Fishtown RiverCity Festival