22 juillet 2009

George Nelson Retrospective from Vitra Museum @ Fundación Barrié de la Maza

Marshmallow Sofa, 1956. Photo: Vitra A CORUNA, SPAIN.- In the year 2008, the American designer George Nelson (1908-1986) would have celebrated his 100th birthday. To commemorate this occasion, the Vitra Design Museum is planning the first comprehensive retrospective of his work. Nelson was one of the most influential figures in American design during the second half of the twentieth century. With an architectural degree from Yale, he was not only active in the fields of architecture and design, but was also a widely respected... [Lire la suite]