Full Sun

Design Museum Magazine: The Policing Issue

A project in Boston, MA by Design Museum Boston

Funding Successful

A special issue on how one of the nation’s most powerful institutions functions by design.
Backers: 205
Average Pledge Per Backer: $104

Funded: $21,235 of $20,000
Dates: Mar 1st -> Mar 31st (30 days)
Project By: Design Museum Boston
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: March 31 @ 10:15 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Last Day!

March 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Our campaign ends tomorrow, Wednesday, March 31st, at 10amET. Thank you, thank you, thank you to our 192 (and counting!) backers for this project. Your support not only enables the creation, contributor compensation, and distribution of The Policing... (Read More)

$500 left to hit our goal!

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
We are overwhelmed with gratitude for your support of the museum, the amazing designers, writers, and artists for The Policing Issue, and most importantly, your support of the issues that this project touches on around design, policing, and... (Read More)

8 Days Left - Update on Roundtable on Design Activism

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We’re entering the final week of this campaign and are $3,018 away from our goal; thank you all for continuing to support and share this project! We’re excited to share details about the transcribed roundtable with design and social justice... (Read More)

12 Days Left!

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We are so grateful for your continued support by backing and sharing this project! There are 12 days left in our campaign, and we have raised $14,295 out of our $20K goal. Support has slowed in the last week.  As Kickstarter campaigns are all or... (Read More)

Announcing Our Featured Artists!

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We're thrilled to announce the artists, all creating exciting original work, for The Policing Issue! Blacksneakers is working on interior illustrations as well as the cover in her signature style; it will show what a liberated life looks like without... (Read More)

Thank you - we're a Kickstarter Project to Love!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, thank you all so much! We're exactly 24 hours into this campaign, Kickstarter has named us a "Project to Love," and we're close to the halfway point in our funding goal! Your support goes directly toward the publication of The Policing Issue,... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!