Lecture: “Is There Art in a Broomstick?” MoMA’s Mid-century Crusade for Good Design

Talks and Lectures Thurs., May 9, 2019, 6:30 p.m.
Three design objects, from left to right: a lamp, a large set of shelves, and a carafe.
From left to right: Greta Magnusson Grossman (designer), Ralph O. Smith (manufacturer), Cobra table lamp, 1950, Carnegie Museum of Art; Charlotte Perriand and Jean Prouvé (designers), Bibliothèque Mexique, 1952, Carnegie Museum of Art; Peter Müller-Munk (designer), Hartford Products Corporation, Cafex Percolator, 1946, Carnegie Museum of Art