Biologically-Inspired Design For A Better World
On view from July 12 through March 8, 2020, in the Nancy and Edwin Marks Gallery, “Wyss Institute Selects” draws and focuses on the concept of Biofuturism.
Wyss Institute will be the first scientific institution to guest curate a ‘Selects’ exhibition at Cooper Hewitt. Now in its 18th installment, the exhibition series invites designers, artists, architects and public figures to examine and interpret the museum’s collection. Among many highlights of the exhibition,on view will be the Robobee, designed by the Wyss Institute, which is the world’s first insect-scale flying robot, created to mimic the interactions of bees in response to the alarming collapse of bee colonies.Save the date to see bioinspired technologies and commercial products that will bring about positive impact worldwide.