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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…

The Invisible Force Behind

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Exhibitions Düsseldorf, Germany April 5, 2014 - August 10, 2014
The Invisible Force Behind

Through digitization – as when film archives are moved to online databases – we are increasingly losing the physical packaging around cultural products. These data-derived works of art reveal themselves to…

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier

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Exhibitions London, UK April 9, 2014 - August 25, 2014
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier

Subtitled From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk, this is the first major exhibition of the influential French designer’s work, spanning his 40 years of high fashion. More than 165 cutting…

Useful + Beautiful

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Exhibitions London, UK April 29, 2014 - August 25, 2014
Useful + Beautiful

Emerging and established talents come together in this exhibition of a broad range of domestic products, from furniture to wallpaper and textiles, lighting to technology. Among the objects are recent…

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…

Finland: Designed Environments

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Exhibitions Minneapolis, MN, USA May 10, 2014 - August 17, 2014
Finland: Designed Environments

Timed to coincide with the 150th anniversary of Finnish presence in Minnesota, this major exhibition presents a selection of elegant, artistic and inherently practical designs – from furnishings and fashion to architecture and urbanism…

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…

Time Machines: Daniel Weil and the Art of Design

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Exhibitions London, UK May 14, 2014 - August 31, 2014
Time Machines: Daniel Weil and the Art of Design

Thirty-five years ago, Pentagram’s Daniel Weil travelled from his native Argentina to study design at London’s Royal College of Art. He began his creative output with the mixed-media artwork Bag…