kickstarter launches first collection with MoMA design store
 
kickstarter launches first collection with MoMA design store kickstarter launches first collection with MoMA design store
may 01, 2014

kickstarter launches first collection with MoMA design store

kickstarter launches first collection with MoMA design store
all images courtesy MoMA design store

 

 

 

during NYCxDESIGN, the MoMA design store launches a suite of products originally brought to life by kickstarter, marking the first time the crowd-funding website has partnered with a retailer. the series of objects includes 24 new products made by 20 international designers; from robots to wall hooks, toy cars to clocks, each conceptualized, funded and created with the community support of kickstarter. ‘we were inspired to pursue this project because so many of the most impressive, new and innovative products we have been finding lately kept leading us back to kickstarter,’ said emmanuel platt, the director of merchandising at the museum of modern art.

 

to further promote the launch of the collection, kickstarter is working on window installations for both the MoMA design store and the MoMA design store in SoHo.

projecteo slide projector: a tiny projector that uses wheels of 35mm slide film to showcase instagram images

3-D bulb lamp: flat LED lamp composed of a laser engraved acrylic sheet

bike strap: leather bicycle handle

powerslayer phone charger kit: a device that stops charging phones once they are finished

 carpenter watch: the first soft–strapped watch made of all–natural wood

gigs2go: a palm-sized collection of four tear-away USB thumb drives

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