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Creativity on the Line: Design for the Corporate World, 1950–1975

Opens April 26 through August 21, 2017
Celebrate the timeless beauty mid-century modern designers brought to everyday products. READ MORE   PRESS RELEASE

Gallery Talk: Saturday, July 8 at 12:30 pm
Film Series: Fridays at 1 pm: June 23, July 14, and August 4, Cantor Auditorium

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Ettore Sotsass (Italy, b. Austria, 1917–2007) and Perry A. King (England, b. 1938), Valentine Portable Typewriter and case for Olivetti, 1969. ABS plastic, metal, and rubber. LA County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Gift of Daniel Ostroff, L.31.4.2015
Artist unknown (Italy), Atomic Espresso maker for Brevetti Robbiati, 1950s. Aluminum, brass, plastic, and bakelite. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York, L.25.7.2016
Lester Beall (U.S.A., 1903–1969), Style Book for Connecticut General Insurance,1958. Print on board and coated paper, spiral bound. Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, Courtesy of Cigna Archives, ©2017 Cigna, L.30.5.2016

TOP IMAGE: Charles Eames (U.S.A., 1907–1978) and Ray Eames (U.S.A, 1912–1988), Molded Fiberglass chair with table arm, for Herman Miller, Inc., 1960–61. Fiberglass, fabric, metal, and plastic. LA County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Gift of the employees of Herman Miller, Inc., L.31.2.2015


This exhibition is organized by the Cantor Arts Center. We gratefully acknowledge support from the School of Humanities and Sciences at Stanford University and museum members.

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