Two of the curators for
"Design Life Now"
the national design triennial at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum join us to talk about today’s design and what it says about today’s society. Barbara Bloemink
is the deputy director for curatorial affairs at the Museum of Arts & Design
, and Ellen Lupton
is the director of the graphic design MFA program at Maryland Institute College of Art, a curator of contemporary design at the Cooper-Hewitt and the author of D.I.Y.: Design It Yourself
(Princeton Architectural Press, 2007).