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What MoMA’s retail algorithm makes of condoms

April 23, 2009

Other projects should continue to prevent updates for the next week or so, but in my curatorial coursework, which involves assembling a mock exhibition derived primarily from the existing MoMA design collection, I came across this condom applicator by South African studio XYZ.
notonviewMoMA’s new website capability allows me to make my own bookmarked virtual “collection” (do also note this object is “not on view”)—or I can “find related products at MoMA Store.”

Avast hyperventilating! Let’s see what is in Store…


Default results, boo. Not even this please?