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IDEO addresses the above questions in order to explore what design means to us as individuals and as larger, interconnected communities. IDEO is an international innovation and design firm that has designed products for and provided consultation services to Fortune 500 companies, educational institutions, government groups, and social organizations. It is recognized as being one of the most innovative companies in the world today.

IDEO Selects is the sixth installation in the Nancy and Edwin Marks Gallery exhibition series, in which the Museum invites designers, artists, and writers to tell a story or present an idea using objects from Cooper-Hewitt’s permanent collection.

Who Is IDEO?

Design Thinking: An Introduction

Tim Brown, CEO and President of IDEO, shares his thoughts and experiences around the evolution of design thinking and what it means to be a design thinker in today’s world. Read more...

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