Posts Tagged ‘Smithsonian Design Museum’

Thom Browne Selects exhibition at Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York City

March 13th, 2016

Alongside contemporary highlights from his own collection that have been paired with hand-selected items picked by the museum’s curators, the exhibition is a delightful display of curiosities in a space that is enveloped with a sparkling sheen thanks to the holographic material that covers all surfaces.

Polythread Knitted Textile Pavilion by Jenny Sabin Studio, New York City

March 3rd, 2016

The temporary pavilion employs both photoluminescent and light activated yarns that absorb, collect, and deliver luminance. From a practical standpoint, this portable and super-lightweight structure could be used outdoors to consume rays from the sun during the day, before releasing them at night.