MoMA Talks: Conversations

MoMA, The Museum of Modern Art

Arts, Visual Arts

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Visual Arts 40

Curators, scholars, and artists discuss modern and contemporary art. To view images of these artworks, please visit the Online Collection at moma.org/collection. MoMA Audio is available free of charge courtesy of Bloomberg.


Barry Whitmill of Freeplay Energy

December 3rd, 2010

Episode 21 of 192 episodes

Friday, November 3, 2006 6:30 p.m. Based in South Africa, industrial designer Barry Whitmill of Freeplay Energy seeks freedom from traditional energy sources. The organization's Self-Sufficient Energy technology combines wind-up, solar, and rechargeable power in unique and portable consumer electronic products. Freeplay makes products such as Lifeline Radio—simultaneously a functional appliance and a means to communicate with, educate, and empower people in the harsh conditions of Third World countries.

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