Paola Antonelli is an Italian author, editor, and curator. She is currently the Senior Curator of the Department of Architecture & Design as well as the Director of R&D at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York City. Most recently, she helped to curate the “Items: Is Fashion Modern?” exhibit at the MoMA, which featured GCNYC Fair Fashion Center research as its capping focal point. She has also contributed articles to several publications, among them Metropolis, the Harvard Design Review, I.D. magazine, Paper, Metropolitan Home, Harper's Bazaar, and Nest.