| SUNDAY READING | Broken Nature: a Conversation Between Paola Antonelli and Nikolaus Hirsch on Design

(View of a massive rift in the Antarctic Peninsula’s Larsen C ice shelf. 2016. Image courtesy NASA/John Sonntag)

Paola Antonelli, senior curator of the Department of Architecture and Design at MoMA, is interviewed by Nikolaus Hirsch, as a warm-up discussion about her upcoming curatorial project, titled Broken Nature: Design Takes on Human Survival. The exhibition is expected to open on March, 2019 in Milan.

Ambitious and grandeur the topic may seems, Hirsch kicks off the conversation with a purposefully naive question, “What is design?”  Coped in a manner of deliberate nuance, Antonelli sees design as a discipline profoundly enmeshed with many others—such as architecture, engineering, science and society at large…

You can check out their conversation here.

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