Gallery: ‘Born Out of Necessity’ at MoMA Seeks Solutions for Pressing P...

The latest exhibit from the Museum of Modern Art’s Architecture and Design Department gathers together pieces that touch upon the broad idea of problem-solving through design. Featuring products designed to address real life concerns ranging from those faced by developing nations to modern urban environments, "Born Out of Necessity" brings together devices created to remediate problems and make life easier. From futuristic prototypes for foraging to simplistic plastics that help create clean water, the works show leading designers’ innovative solutions to pressing and universal problems, like the need to live more sustainably and help underprivileged peoples.

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