Subseries B. "Japanese Design: A Survey Since 1950." September 25, 1994 - November 20, 1994

Date:
1990-1996

Scope and Content Note

Records pertain to the 1994 exhibition "Japanese design: a survey since 1950," which featured more than 250 objects, from housewares to packaging, to demonstrate Japan's contribution to modern design. The exhibition later traveled to Milan, Dusseldorf, Paris and Osaka. Curators Felice Fischer of East Asian Art and Kathryn B. Hiesinger of European Decorative Arts after 1700 organized the exhibition, and the architect and theorist Dr. Kisho Kurokawa designed its installation. Subjects documented include exhibition catalogue and labels, and related institutions such as the Japanese Information and Culture Center.

For additional records of this exhibition, see East Asian Art Department Records.

See Also:
East Asian Art Department Records / I. Exhibitions / A. "Japanese Design: A Survey Since 1950." September 25, 1994 - November 20, 1994