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Shredding the Norm: Investigating the Overlap of Skateboarding & Design

NewSchool of Architecture & Design and College Skateboarding Educational Foundation invite you to:

Shredding the Norm: Investigating the Overlap of Skateboarding & Design

Join us on Tuesday, April 16 for a panel discussion featuring well-known faces in the worlds of skateboarding and design as they consider how their passions intersect and influence their personal and professional lives.

You’ll also learn more about the upcoming collaboration between NewSchool + CSEF and how skateboarding can propel your academic career!


Thomas Barker
Co-Chairman, College Skateboarding Educational Foundation


Peter Whitley
Programs Director, Tony Hawk Foundation
Former Illustrator & Game Designer, Wizards of the Coast

Ian Smile
Creative Director, College Skateboarding Educational Foundation
Creative Director, Skateboarding Hall of Fame

Kanten Russell
Design Project Manager, New Line Skate Parks
Former Action Sport Design Leader, Stantec

Beachum Jones
Associate, Jules Wilson I D Inc.

Steven Shinn, AIA, LEED
Senior Associate, Studio Director, Gensler

Alyasha Owerka-Moore
Founding Partner, Alphanumeric
Founding Partner, Phat Farm
Professional Skateboarder

April 16 @ 18:00
18:00 — 21:00 (3h)