Art Center Students to showcase work at Open Minds Exhibition in Washington D.C.

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June 29, 2011

Open Minds is NCIIA’s (National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance)  annual exhibition showcasing innovative products and designs by students from some of the top universities and colleges in the country.

Narbeh Dereghishian (Product Design) and Jessica Yeh (Environmental Design) are one of only 15 student teams selected by the NCIIA (National Collegiate Inventors and Innovators Alliance) to showcase their work at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington D.C. on March 26, as well as take part in an exciting video competition. The exhibition will be open to the public on Saturday from 10am – 2pm.

Narbeh and Jessica’s video entry  “Safe Agua – Ducha Halo,” is a short film documenting the process of developing an affordable and pressurized shower solution built for the developing world.  The Ducha Halo video captures the outcome of the Safe Agua Designmatters project  in collaboration with the Innovation Center of Un Techo Para Mi Pais.   Please support them by casting your vote on the Inventors Digest Website. The Competition ends March 14 so vote soon and often.