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LIVE: Tour the exhibition "By the People: Designing a Better America" with curator of socially responsible design, Cynthia E. Smith. [ Facebook.com Link ]
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Stay tuned this morning as we broadcast live 11:15 a.m. ET from the "By the People: Designing a Better America" exhibition with curator of socially responsible design, Cynthia E. Smith, and our friends at Curbed.
On Thursday, Jan. 12, Autodesk’s popular Design Night made its New York debut. Inspired by the exhibition, "By the People: Designing a Better America," attendees celebrated how design and technology are making a meaningful difference in people’s lives. The night included a talk by designer Deanna Van Buren, of Designing Justice + Designing Spaces.

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Take a tour of #DesignNightNewYork, happening now! [ Facebook.com Link ]
On December 12, 2016 Cooper Hewitt members and friends celebrated the festive season with live jazz, holiday treats, shopping, and "Tree of Treasures: A Life in Ornaments" book signing with author Bonnie Mackay.

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From all of us to you and yours…warmest wishes for the holidays! This holiday greeting was created by Geoff McFetridge, winner of the 2016 National Design Award for Communication Design. Animated by Moving Colour. Sound design by Jesse Sanes.

Happy Holidays from Cooper Hewitt! 2016

This holiday greeting was created by Geoff McFetridge, winner of the 2016 National Design Award for Communication Design and animated by Moving Colour. Sound...

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We’re feeling the love in this Christina Malman drawing, “Woman and a Dog,” from our Cooper Hewitt design museum. Malman was best known as a cartoonist for The New Yorker, and this piece was published in a 1935 issue, just as she was starting her career.

Guest curator Ellen DeGeneres chose it for display in the latest “Selects” series, in which prominent influencers, designers...
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It’s easy to forget how much work goes into creating a piece of clothing.
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This Graphic Sums Up How Complex the Fashion Supply Chain is

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On November 1, 2016, Cooper Hewitt members and guests attended a private tour of our newest exhibition, "By the People: Designing a Better America," with its curator, Cynthia Smith.

Join today at the Global Design level and above for access to private exhibition tours and events. [ Cooperhewitt.org Link ]
On September 29, 2016 Cooper Hewitt Members and invited guests celebrated the opening previews for two new exhibitions, "Scraps: Fashion, Textile, and Creative, Reuse" and "By the People: Designing a Better America."

Cooper Hewitt Members receive access to all major Cooper Hewitt exhibition previews and opening receptions. Join today to experience our next major exhibition opening! [...
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"Design by the people begins with re-energizing a public culture and building the capacity of divided communities for mutual recognition and coexistence." Read an excerpt from the "By the People: Designing a Better America" exhibition catalog. #DesigningAmerica [ Cooperhewitt.org Link ]

Spatializing Citizenship: Public Culture at the BorderCooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum | Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

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