Troy Lachance is featured speaker at Auerbach Lecture Series at the University of Hartford

WEST HARTFORD, CT >> Troy Lachance, who for the last five years has led interactive studio Bluecadet’s design team in creating compelling user experiences at museums and cultural institutions across the country, will present a talk on “Dinosaurs, Chemistry Sets & a Giant Beating Heart: How Digital Design Can Inspire Imagination, Connection & Exploration.” The talk, which is free and open to the public, will be held on Thursday, Oct. 9, at 2:30 p.m. in Wilde Auditoirum in the Harry Jack Gray Center at the University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford. Lachance’s talk is part of the Hartford Art School’s Auerbach Lecture Series, and is made possible by The Beatrice Fox Auerbach Foundation Fund.

With an unwavering commitment to detail and a passion for immersive storytelling, Lachance has led the Bluecadet design team to national acclaim. He combines a liberal arts sensibility with nearly 15 years of experience in the interactive design industry.

He is recognized as a pioneer of compelling digital experiences for museums, cultural institutions, nonprofit organizations, and universities. Previously a senior designer for the Smithsonian Institution National Portrait Gallery, Lachance specializes in experiential design.