Socially responsible design in America presented in Cooper Hewitt exhibition
12 January 2017
The design solutions in the exhibition ranged from rapid-recovery housing to drinking water access for migrants.
The museum’s curator of socially responsible design travelled around the country to find design solutions that fostered equitable and sustainable communities.
Indicators of progression for discussion starters:
|Characteristics of technology||Use this and other examples to describe how societal and/or environmental issues can influence what people decided to make, how they would undertake planning, the selection of resources,and how they would make and test an outcome||3|
|characteristics of technology||Use this and other examples to critique the role of technology in the development of sustainable environments||8|