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From Plastics to 3-D Printing: Manufacturing a Consumer Culture

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Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:53:34 +0000
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3d printing
aluminum
Design History
George R. Kravis II
material innovation
materials
plastics
silicon
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Using design objects from the current exhibition Energizing the Everyday: Gifts from the George R. Kravis II Collection and works from Cooper Hewitt’s collection, Curatorial Director Cara McCarty examines how scientific inquiry, technology, and our persistent fascination with manipulating materials—from plastics and aluminum to silicon chips and LCDs—have impacted modern industrial design, as well as...
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Design  Search this
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