While the museum is undergoing its redesign, several Cooper-Hewitt exhibitions are traveling across the country.
Design with the Other 90%: CITIES
February 4 through May 24, 2013
David J. Sencer CDC Museum, Atlanta, Ga.
Design with the Other 90%: CITIES features sixty projects, proposals, and solutions that address the complex issues arising from the unprecedented rise of informal settlements in emerging and developing economies. The CDC hosted the first exhibition, “Design for the Other 90%,” in 2007.
Graphic Design: Now in Production
Feb. 1, 2013-April 21, 2013
Grand Rapids Art Museum and Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University, Grand Rapids, Mich.
The Grand Rapids Art Museum and Kendall College of Art and Design will present Graphic Design: Now in Production. Co-organized by Cooper-Hewitt and the Walker Art Center, the exhibition explores some of the most vibrant graphic design work produced since 2000, including posters, books, magazines, identity and branding, information graphics, typography and typefaces, and film and television title graphics. The exhibition works are shown across the two venues.
Additional tour stops include the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, July 20, 2013–Sept. 29, 2013; Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, N.C., Oct. 18, 2013–Feb. 23, 2014; Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, R.I., March 28, 2014-Aug. 10, 2014.
Design with the Other 90%: CITIES: Available for travel
Made to Scale: Staircase Masterpieces for the Permanent Collection: Available for travel
House Proud: Nineteenth-century Watercolor Interiors from the Thaw Collection: Travel availability coming soon