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Rediscovering Travel & Trade in Modern Times

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

In conjunction with our current exhibition Ways of Seeing: Travel Trade and Transportation, we explore the ways technology continues to enhance how we interact and ways accessibility becomes critical. Birmingham is a hub of creative companies that have both reinvented and redefined how travel, trade, and transportation can be enhanced through innovative business models.  Landing is a nationwide membership network of fully-furnished apartments founded by Birmingham native and Shipt founder Bill Smith and is relocating its headquarters from San Francisco to Birmingham. The head of interior design at Landing, Kaleigh Foy, shares information about the flexible living service’s future in Birmingham and the ways her team assemble the look, touch and feel at Landing units across the country