[OWN] Design-Minded Finds from the Curator of the Cooper Hewitt
As the Director of The Cooper Hewitt museum, Caroline Baumann‘s story is about ushering an iconic Manhattan museum into a bold new age. “I want each museum visitor to leave inspired and empowered by design.” For Her Story, Caroline has shared items from the museum’s SHOP, a a curated collection of the best design in the world.”From exclusive, one-of-a-kind designed products to collection-based items, the SHOP has something for any occasions.” With design at the top the city’s to-do liststhanks to the start of NYC X Design, discover and shop her POV here.
Designed for show and tell; Cooper Hewitt’s page turning exhibitionism is displayed in design minded publications that make glowing (in the dark) conversation pieces.
The moment it comes together; Jamie Iacoli and Brian McAllister’s story is about designers who merged their individual viewpoints into singular objects unified by a consistency of materials.
A design dialogue from Paris with love; Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec’s design a cooperative dialogue of form and function – the whole is stronger than the individual.
A dynamic take on contemporary living; Cristian Zuzunaga’s story is about the present moment, captured in vibrant accessories that blend modernity with traditional handcraft.