By the 1960s, a number of European museums had begun to usurp the leadership role in defining modern design. Curators such as Yvonne Brunhammer transformed the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris into powerhouses, institutions that rewrote the history of modern design and that mounted major exhibitions and produced catalogues that defined contemporary European design.
Printed Matter Hosts a Bolted Book Show & Tell, January 26, 2017
Bolted Book Show & Tell
Printed Matter, NYC Thursday, January 26, 2017, 6:30-8:00 PM, Free and open to the public
Graphic design guru Steven Heller from the School of Visual Arts and Fortunato Depero expert Raffaele Bedarida from Cooper Union will give an in-depth presentation of The Bolted Book while you examine the pages of the 1927 rare original up close and in person.