Are You Local?

August 2009

Design for a Living World

One of the latest exhibitions at New York’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum demonstrates that not only is ‘green not a style’, but that it can be sophisticated and not resort to ‘granola-crunchy’ cliché. Commissioning 10 international designers and teaming them with local economies and materials, the diverse results show that green design can look and act like the products we already know and covet.
photo: Ami Vitale
This article appeared in DAM22. Order your personal copy.