Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum Exhibitions, 2000

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  • Exhibits that were on display at the museum in 2000 include:
  • March 7-"National Design Triennial: Design Culture Now" opens (Closed August 6, 2000)
  • September 12-"The Opulent Eye of Alexander Girard" opens (Closed March 18, 2001)
  • October 10-"Masterpieces From the Vitra Design Museum: Furnishing the Modern Era" opens (Closed February 4, 2001)


  • Girard, Alexander
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • Vitra Design Museum
  • National Design Triennial: Design Culture Now (Exhibition) (2000: Washington, DC)
  • The Opulent Eye of Alexander Girard (Exhibition) (2000-2001: Washington, DC
  • Masterpieces From the Vitra Design Museum: Furnishing he Modern Era (Exhibition) (2000-2001: Washington, DC)


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The Torch-No. 00-3, 9-10, 2000 Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession: 05-298

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Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,




  • Design
  • Art museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits--Design


New York, New York

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