Category Archives: Hero

| HERO | Bill Cunningham

(Courtesy of Clint Spaulding/Patrick McMullan.)

This is the second year of Bill Cunningham’s passing. The New-York Historical Society pays tribute to this hero in the exhibition, Celebrating Bill Cunningham. It features a selection from Cunningham’s Facades project, his signature blue jacket, Nikon camera, William J hats and other ephemera.

June 8–September 9, 2018
New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
at Richard Gilder Way (77th Street)
New York, NY 10024

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List by Massimo and Lella Vignelli

The National Design Awards were conceived by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum to honor lasting achievement in American design. 
 
The Awards are bestowed in recognition of excellence, innovation, and enhancement of the quality of life. 
 
First launched at the White House in 2000 as an official project of the White House Millennium Council, the annual Awards program celebrates design as a vital humanistic tool in shaping the world.
  1. UTILITY
  2. INTEGRITY
  3. SIMPLICITY
  4. RELIABILITY
  5. MATERIALITY
  6. CARE
  7. CONCEPT
  8. CURIOSITY
  9. QUALITY
  10. LONGEVITY