Van Alstyne, Greg
Greg Van Alstyne joined Bruce Mau Design in its start-up days and later headed up Mau’s Institute Without Boundaries educational program and the Massive Change exhibit. He also founded MoMA’s Department of New Media. Today he heads the Strategic Innovation Lab at the Ontario College of Art & Design.
In Glimmer: Van Alstyne explores the concept of “designing for emergence” as a means of encouraging growth and development throughout one’s life.
Quote: “The design shows on television seem to suggest that if only you had a more spacious family room, all your problems would be solved.”