Design and the Elastic Mind

ISBN-10: 0870707329
ISBN-13: 9780870707322
Authors: Museum of Modern Art Library Staff, Hugh Aldersey-Williams, Paola Antonelli, Peter Hall
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Over the past few decades, we have experienced dramatic changes in some of the most established dimensions of human life: time, space, matter and individuality. Today our minds must be able to synthesize such transformations, whether they are working across several time zones, traveling between satellite maps and nanoscale images, gleefully drowning in information or acting fast in order to preserve a bit of down-time. Organized by Paola Antonelli, Museum of Modern Art curator of Architecture and Design, "Design and the Elastic Mind" focuses on the ability of designers to grasp momentous advances in technology, science and social mores, and to convert them into useful objects and systems.…    

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Museum of Modern Art Number of pages: 192 Dimensions: 7.50" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall Weight: 1.320 lbs. Language: English