It was an afternoon of lively discussions and interactions in the galleries with exhibiting architects and designers: David Hays, Analog Media Lab, Urbana-Champaign; Joyce Hwang, Ants of the Prairie, Buffalo; David Benjamin with Ali Brivanlou, The Living and Brivanlou Laboratory, New York; Eric Ellingsen, Species of Space, Chicago; and Emmanuel Pratt, Sweet Water Foundation, Chicago.

All photos: Tony Favarula