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Designing Modern Women, 1890s-1990s

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Exhibitions New York, NY, USA October 5, 2013 - October 1, 2014
Designing Modern Women, 1890s-1990s

The rise of modernism at the beginning of the 20th century ushered in a generation of ingenious female designers. While women still fight for recognition today – as Denise Scott Brown’s Pritzker…

Re:Collection

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Exhibitions New York, NY, USA April 1, 2014 - September 7, 2014
Re:Collection

David McFadden, the Museum of Arts and Design’s chief curator, gathers together a selection of objects he’s acquired over his 16-year tenure, which has seen the New York institution’s permanent…

Hans J. Wegner: Just One Good Chair

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Exhibitions Sønderjylland, Denmark April 3, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Hans J. Wegner: Just One Good Chair

This exhibition tells the story of furniture designer Hans J. Wegner’s life and career, showing more than 150 of his major original works, as well as drawings, photos and models…

Fashioning the Intangible

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Exhibitions Toronto, ON, Canada May 7, 2014 - September 1, 2014
Fashioning the Intangible

Canadian designer Ying Gao’s expressive garments appear to be made of air and light. Bridging art, science and technology, Gao’s clothing achieves poetic effects using computational systems, motors, sensors, embedded…

Multiple Exposures: Jewelry and Photography

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Exhibitions New York, NY, USA May 13, 2014 - September 14, 2014
Multiple Exposures: Jewelry and Photography

Multiple Exposures is the first museum exhibition to explore how contemporary jewellery artists transform and add new meaning to the pervasive images of the digital age. More than 80 artists…

Archaeology of the Digital: Media and Machines

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Exhibitions Montreal, Canada May 21, 2014 - October 5, 2014
Archaeology of the Digital: Media and Machines

The Canadian Centre for Architecture kicks off the second phase of the Archaeology of the Digital research project with this exhibition, curated by Greg Lynn. An investigation of how the…

Venice Architecture Biennale

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Exhibitions Venice, Italy June 7, 2014 - November 23, 2014
Venice Architecture Biennale

Renowned Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas curates the 14th International Architecture Exhibition under the theme of “Fundamentals.” The 29 participating countries include Canada, which will show Arctic Adaptations, exploring five themes pivotal…

Tiki Pop

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Exhibitions Paris, France June 24, 2014 - September 28, 2014
Tiki Pop

During the 1950 and 1960s, the Polynesian-inspired kitch of the “Tiki” trend exploded in American graphic and interior design, capturing popular imagination with its depictions of a paradise of coconut…

Hans Hollein

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Exhibitions Vienna, Austria June 25, 2014 - October 5, 2014
Hans Hollein

Hans Hollein, Austria’s only Pritzker-winning architect – not to mention designer, artist, curator, theorist, educator, city planner and cultural anthropologist – is the focus of this sweeping exhibition of an illustrious…

Jeff Koons: A Retrospective

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Exhibitions New York, NY, USA June 27, 2014 - October 19, 2014
Jeff Koons: A Retrospective

With nearly 150 objects dating from 1978 to the present – including One Ball Total Equilibrium Tank and the oil-on-canvas Tulips – the Whitney’s retrospective on Koons’s career will be the…