Opening Reception: NEW OLD: Designing for our Future Selves
February 6 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Curated by Jeremy Myerson, Helen Hamlyn Professor of Design at the Royal College of Art.
NEW OLD explores the potential for design and designers to enhance the experience of our later lives. On view through May 23, 2020.
NEW OLD features a selection of cutting-edge projects along with design commissions by Yves Béhar / Fuseproject and Superflex, Konstantin Grcic, Future Facility, Special Projects, IDEO, and PriestmanGoode. This installment is updated with work by five faculty members from Pratt’s School of Design, including, Andrea Katz, Karol Murlak, Mitchell Reece, Alex Schweder, and Keena Suh, along with additional US-based projects.
A touring exhibition from the Design Museum, London, in partnership with the Helen Hamlyn Trust. Sponsored by AXA PPP Healthcare with additional support from Versus Arthritis. NEW OLD is sponsored by The Achelis & Bodman Foundation at Pratt Manhattan Gallery.