is an emerging organization based in New York, NY (US) and with activities
mission of the organization is to promote Slowness or what
we call 'Slow design' as a positive catalyst of individual, socio-cultural
and environmental well-being. Our programming engages the innate creative capacities
of individuals and the collaborative potential of
communities to spur networks of cooperation and incite new thinking
and approaches. Since 2003, slowLab has been growing a network of
'Slow creative activists' to exchange ideas and resources, share knowledge and cooperatively
develop projects that positively impact the lives of individuals,
the communities they participate in and the planet that we share.
current and future programs include public lectures, dialogues
and exhibitions, an online knowledge platform, academic programs and publishing projects. We aim to reach a wide spectrum of disciplines and communities, enabling
slowLab's more holistic approach to take root and grow among an international public.
was inspired by the global 'Slow'
movements which serve to balance the demands of the fast-paced
world on our bodies, our cities, and the cultural fabric.
is supported by the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) who
serves as our nonprofit fiscal sponsor. For more information about
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