Lectures and Workshops

TALK and SCREENING with Iddris Sandu

Friday, September 13, 2019

6:00 pm Add to Calendar

Wind Tunnel Gallery
950 S. Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105

Meet the 21-year-old tech whiz who's coded for Instagram and Snapchat.

Iddris Sandu, born in Ghana and raised in Compton, was awarded the Presidential Scholar Award by President Obama at the age of 15. Before graduating from high school, he had designed algorithms and interfaces for Uber, Snap and Google. Today he runs his own smart cities startup, consults for tech companies such as Apple and is building a coding and design school in Ghana.

Screening of Rams

directed by Gary Hustwit

Rams is a documentary portrait of Dieter Rams, one of the most influential designers alive, and a rumination on consumerism, sustainability, and the future of design.

Pizza + refreshments

Enter through Hixon Courtyard off Raymond.