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Family Fridays: “Kinetic Creations: A collaborative paper-folding adventure” with Matt Shlian

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  • Nov. 08, 2019, 6:30-8:00pm
  • National Museum of Mathematics
  • 11 East 26th Street, New York
  • All Ages
  • FREE Free

Join paper engineer and artist Matt Shlian for an evening of folding fun. Matt, whose popular appearance on Sesame Street demonstrated the fun of creative paper construction, uses his engineering skills to create kinetic sculptures. His work has also led to collaborations with top researchers in which paper folding is used to help visualize various scientific phenomena. Thanks to the generous support of Two Sigma, this program is free to attendees.

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11 East 26th Street

New York, NY

2125420566