BLUE WEEK: Material Modification: Refashioning Ocean Plastics

Design Center Gallery, Brooklyn Campus
October 1, 2019 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

A panel discussion with leading experts in fashion, jewelry, and design

Every year, more than 8 million tons of plastic is dumped into our oceans. Join Reebok and Pratt’s Fashion and Jewelry Departments to explore the possibilities and limitations of plastic recycling–and the innovations taking place in the world of material anthropology. Hosted by the Fashion and Jewelry Departments.

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Blue Week 2019 is made possible through the generous support of the following campus partners:

Center for Sustainable Design Strategies (CSDS), Department of Social Science and Cultural Studies (SSCS), Envirolutions, Global South Center, LEAP, Mindful Pratt, Pratt GCPE, Pratt Swag, Program Board, SCPS’s Integrative Mind & Body Program, Sustainability Coalition, and STEAMplant.



Pratt strives to make all programs, services and activities accessible, and will provide assistance to accommodate any individuals with disabilities. Security personnel, located at booths at 200 Willoughby Avenue and other campus locations, are available for assistance. Additional accessibility resources are available at



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