design consulting firm IDEO takes the reins over at cooper hewitt and handpicks objets de design from the museum’s permanent collection:
valentine portable typewriter, 1969
cane with pullout map of boston, 1940
USALite swivel-head flashlight, 1941
electronic printing calculator, 1973
vernaid bandage, early 20th c.
IDEO selects: june 22, 2007 – january 10, 2008 at cooper-hewitt national design museum