Graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister, who has designed album covers for the Rolling Stones, Lou Reed, and David Byrne, among others, has been on a 10-year quest, not for the perfect typeface, but for happiness. Sagmeister, a fan of positive-psychology pioneer Martin Seligman, has taken his exploration on the road through a series of traveling exhibitions. Tonight he presents Happiness?, an intimate master class that will touch on his recent experiences with the three methods most often prescribed to become happier—meditation, cognitive behavioral therapy, and mood-altering drugs—and what he thinks works best.

Wed., April 24, 7 p.m., 2013

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