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17 April 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Transfer of Energy on to Next Phase

We moved RIMOSA’s first multi-week installation – “Metamorphosis: Transfer of Energy” - out of Slater Mill’s gallery this past Saturday (April 16).  Even as we carried exhibits out, people came in and played with the pieces that were left.  One little girl (age 7) was very sorry to see us go – according to her dad, they […]

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05 March 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Exhibit Up!

RIMOSA’s biggest installation to date is now open to the public!  Stop by the Blackstone Valley Visitors Center at 175 Main Street, Pawtucket (across the street from Slater Mill) to experience RIMOSA’s Metamorphosis: Transfer of Energy.  This six exhibit installation, inspired by Slater Mill,  features open ended, hands-on exhibits using sound, gears, cloth, light, magnetic poetry […]

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30 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Grants for Slater Mill

We are very excited to be working on funding for our first multi-week, indoor pop-up.  We have plans for five to nine exhibits (depending on funding and time!) at Slater Mill’s gallery in the Pawtucket Visitors Center – to open early March 2011.  Our theme is “Metamorphosis: Transfer of Energy”

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20 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

BIF 6/Maker Faire

This September 16th we were thrilled to be able to participate in the mini-maker faire held after the BIF 6 conference.  BIF stands for Business Innovation Factory, and it is the 6th year they have hosted an international “gathering of amazing people from all walks of life to share their personal story.”  We met many interesting people […]

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27 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Pop-up at Waterfire/Maker Faire

Please come visit us at Waterfire in Providence on Saturday, August 28th!  We will be on the brick plaza right in front of the Citizen’s Bank tower just off Steeple Street from 2:00pm until about 10:00.  We are actually at Waterfire at the invitation of Maker Faire, Providence – they will be at the Bank […]

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13 July 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Collaboration with Slater Mill

We are very excited to be starting a collaboration with Slater Mill, in Pawtucket RI.  Slater Mill is a wonderfully inspiring place for developing tactile exploration (gears, water, textiles, sound and movement - it’s all there!)  And, of course, it is the birthplace of the industial revolution in the United States.  As their cards say -  “innovation starts here”. […]

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09 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Meeting with HASBRO

We have been very fortunate in that members of the HASBRO Design Collaborative have volunteered to work with us on exhibit design!  These are some of the best design minds in RI, and they are being most generous with their time and expertise.  We hope to introduce some of the new exhibits to come out of our collaboration at FOO […]

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29 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

First “pop-up” at JNBC

As laid out in our business plan, for a year or two prior to having our own “bricks and mortar” site, we will prove (and improve!) our concept through a “pop-up” museum. This will involve our partnering with local institutions to have interactive RIMOSA exhibits at their sites, with themes touching on their missions. I […]

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