Cooper-Hewitt Humanitarian Design

Nature: Collaborations in Design
Edited by Caitlin Condell, Andrea Lipps, Matilda McQuaid, Gene Bertrand, Hans Gubbels. Foreword by Caroline Baumann, Hans Gubbels. Text by Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg, George Church, Suzanne Lee, Nadine Bongaerts, Michael John Gorman, Koert van Mensvoort, Alejandro Vial, Guillermo Parada, Tamara Pérez .

Designers today are striving to transform our relationship with the natural world. Although humans are intrinsically linked to nature, our actions have frayed this relationship, forcing designers to think more intentionally and to consider the >>more

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9781942303237
US $40.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 11.5 in. / 240 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

By the People: Designing a Better America
By Cynthia E. Smith. Foreword by Caroline Baumann. Preface by Darren Walker. Text by Teddy Cruz, Fonna Forman, Mindy Thompson Fullilove, Theodore Jojola. By the People: Designing a Better America--the third volume in Cooper Hewitt’s series on socially responsible design, which began with Design for the Other 90%--examines how design is effectively challenging poverty and social inequality across >>more

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9781942303145
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.75 in. / 256 pgs / 425 color.
Pub Date: 10/25/2016 In stock

Design with the Other 90%: Cities
Text by Cynthia E. Smith. Half the world's population now resides in cities, which are expanding at an unprecedented rate. Close to one billion people live in crowded, unhealthy, informal settlements--commonly referred to as slums--many of which lack security of >>more

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9780910503839
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 234 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2011 In stock

Design For The Other 90%
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 >>more

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
ISBN 9780910503976
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 10.75 in. / 144 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 05/15/2007 Not available


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