INTERIORS, FURNITURE, AND PRODUCT DESIGN

PUBLISHER
COOPER-HEWITT, NATIONAL DESIGN MUSEUM, SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 144 pgs / 200 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE 5/15/2007
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: FALL 2010 p. 24   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9780910503976 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $24.95 CDN $24.95
AVAILABILITY: Awaiting stock

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

Washington, D.C.
National Geographic Society, 04/28/10-09/06/10

ARTBOOK GIFT CERTIFICATES

looking for the perfect gift? send an e-card to artbook.com
shop now

  

COOPER-HEWITT, NATIONAL DESIGN MUSEUM, SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION

Design For The Other 90%

Published by Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Foreword by Barbara J. Bloemink. Text by Cynthia E. Smith, Paul R. Polak, Amy B. Smith, Martin J. Fisher, H. Harish Hande, Pieter Hendrikse, Sergio Palleroni, Cheryl Heller, Shelia Kennedy, John Peterson, Modesta Nyirenda-Zabula, Mohammed Bah Abba. Interview with Nicholas Negroponte, Yves Béhar.

Of the world's total population of 6.5 billion, nearly 5.8 billion people, or 90%, have little or no access to most of the products and services many of us take for granted; in fact, nearly half do not have regular access to food, clean water, or shelter. Design for the Other 90% explores more than 30 projects which reflect the growing movement among designers, engineers, students and professors, architects, and social entrepreneurs to design low-cost solutions for this other 90%. Through partnerships both local and global, individuals and organizations around the United States and throughout the world are inventing unique ways to provide better access to food, water, shelter, health, education and energy to those who most need them. Published in conjunction with a major exhibition at the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Design for the Other 90% contains more than a dozen essays by leading experts in the field, accompanied by 200 full-color illustrations, to highlight a wide variety of design innovations that address the basic challenges of survival and progress faced by the world's poor and marginalized.

Design For The Other 90%

STATUS: Out of stock

Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.



arrow forward

arrow back

print icon


OF RELATED INTEREST

Design Like You Give A Damn: Architectural Responses To Humanitarian Crises
Design Like You Give A Damn: Architectural Responses To Humanitarian Crises Edited by Cameron Sinclair and Kate Stohr. The greatest humanitarian challenge we face today is that of providing shelter. Currently, one in seven people lives in a slum or refugee camp, and more than 3,000,000,000 people--nearly half the world's population--do not have >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781933045252
US $35.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8 x 8 in. / 336 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 01/15/2006 Active/In stock

Design Revolution: 100 Products That Empower People
Design Revolution: 100 Products That Empower People By Emily Pilloton. Foreword by Allan Chochinov. In January of 2008, with a thousand dollars, a laptop and an outsized conviction that design can change the world, rising San Francisco-based product designer and activist Emily Pilloton launched Project H Design, a radical >>more
Metropolis Books
ISBN 9781933045955
US $34.95 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 8 in. / 304 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2009 Active/In stock

FORTHCOMING AND NEW: DESIGN AND DECORATIVE ARTS

Made in Slums

MADE IN SLUMS

Photographs by Francesco Giusti, Filippo Romano.

CORRAINI EDIZIONI

ISBN: 9788875704162 | US $32.00

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


Gae Aulenti: Objects, Spaces

GAE AULENTI: OBJECTS, SPACES

Edited by Vanni Pasca.

CORRAINI EDIZIONI

ISBN: 9788875703943 | US $32.00

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


Gino Sarfatti: Designing Light

GINO SARFATTI: DESIGNING LIGHT

Text by Silvana Annicchiarico, Arturo Dell’Acqua Bellavitis, Claudio De Albertis, Manolo De Giorgi, Piero Gandini, Roberto Sarfatti.

CORRAINI EDIZIONI

ISBN: 9788875703660 | US $32.00

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


New India Designscape

NEW INDIA DESIGNSCAPE

Edited by Simona Romano. Foreword by Silvana Annicchiarico.

CORRAINI EDIZIONI

ISBN: 9788875703851 | US $32.00

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


Libuse Niklová

LIBUSE NIKLOVá

Text by Tereza Bruthansova, Petr Nikl.

ARBOR VITAE

ISBN: 9788026048275 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


Franz von Zülow

FRANZ VON ZüLOW

Edited by Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, Kathrin Pokorny-Nagel. Text by Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, Roland Girtler, Friedrich Heller, Peter Klinger, Gerd Pichler, Kathrin Pokorny-Nagel.

MODERNE KUNST NüRNBERG

ISBN: 9783869844732 | US $28.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Active | In stock


The Complete Designers' Lights 1950–1990

THE COMPLETE DESIGNERS' LIGHTS 1950–1990

Edited by Clémence & Didier Krzentowski. Text by Alex Coles, Pierre Doze, Didier Krzentowski, Constance Rubini.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037643563 | US $59.95

Pub Date: 6/30/2014
Forthcoming


Jeff Zimmerman

JEFF ZIMMERMAN

Text by John Drury. Interview by Sean Kelly.

DAMIANI

ISBN: 9788862083584 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Active | In stock


1968: Radical Italian Furniture

1968: RADICAL ITALIAN FURNITURE

Preface by Maria Cristina Didero. Drawings by Alessandro Mendini.

DESTE FOUNDATION/TOILET PAPER

ISBN: 9786185039042 | US $80.00

Pub Date: 5/31/2014
Forthcoming


Konstantin Grcic: Panorama

KONSTANTIN GRCIC: PANORAMA

Edited by Mateo Kries. Text by Paola Antonelli, Jan Boelen, Mario Carpo, Mateo Kries, Janna Lipsky, Jonathan Olivares, Louise Schouwenberg, Richard Sennett, Peter Sloterdijk.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936075 | US $90.00

Pub Date: 5/31/2014
Forthcoming


Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec: Drawing

RONAN & ERWAN BOUROULLEC: DRAWING

Edited and with text by Cornel Windlin.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037643198 | US $35.00

Pub Date: 5/31/2013
Active | In stock


Formica Forever

FORMICA FOREVER

Foreword by Mark Adamson. Preface by Abbott Miller. Text by Alexandra Lange, Phil Patton, Peter York.

METROPOLIS BOOKS/FORMICA CORPORATION

ISBN: 9781938922152 | US $39.95

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | In stock


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the artworld's favorite source for books on art and culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 Broadway
Los Angeles CA 90812
Tel   213 888 7957

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com