From an i-MAC computer to a Karim Rashid trashcan to a Philippe Starck stool to an Issey Miyake coat to a Frank Gehry building, design shapes our sense of being in today's world. Mood Riverexamines the cornucopia of objects that form the complex visual fabric of our lives, titillate our senses, modulate our moods, and pique our desires. By scanning contemporary art and design, and loosely organizing thousands of sundry objects into four categories of moods--Bliss, Ecstasy, Rage, and Trauma--Mood Riveraims to arouse a deep respect for the complex economic, technical, and aesthetic processes that join the diverse elements of our material life into that most elusive of unities: a world.... Designer: Massimo Morozzi, All courtesy of Marutomi, Mazda, Mazda Miata taillight, 2001, Mazda Tribute headlight, 2001, ... Mitsubishi, Mitsubishi Eclipse SpydertoWtiqhl, 1999, Mitsubishi Eclipse GS taillight, 2000, Mitsubishi Eclipse taillight, 2001, ... KlA, Oral B, Various Oral B toothbrushes, Courtesy of The Gillette Company, OrangeX, OrangeX Ojex Manual Juicer, ... H 333, Designer: Piano Design Workshop, H 330, Designer: Matteo Thun, H 326, Designer: Antonio Citterio, H 322, anbsp;...
|Author||:||Jeffrey Kipnis, Sherri Geldin|
|Publisher||:||Wexner Center - 2002-01|