Dan Gottlieb and Penny Herscovitch are Los Angeles-based designers and design-educators, and together lead the studio Padlab. The studio designs objects, materials, and spaces with intricate, tactile qualities that create a sense of wonder and curiosity. Their work encompasses social impact design, materials research & innovation, illumination and spatial installation.  Associate Professors in the Environmental Design Department at ArtCenter College of Design in Pasadena, CA, they are deeply involved in international collaborations, including the current Future Craft China exchange with Tongji University College of Design & Innovation in Shanghai. In 2003, Dan received his Master of Architecture from the Yale School of Architecture and Penny her B.A. in Architecture, Magna Cum Laude from Yale University.

  • 12:45-13:30


    Neuni Material Hero Round table - Materialize East meets West