"Hello, and welcome to Object Phone!"

Inspired by the famous “Movie Phone” episode of Seinfeld, Object Phone is a Cooper Hewitt Labs experiment that allows anyone to access the entirety of Cooper Hewitt’s collection through the use of a touchtone phone.

Object Phone is a lot of things. If you are interested in its genesis, check out this blog post which introduced Object Phone in 2013!
In 2015, Frith Williams wrote this in depth analysis of her reactions to the project here

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