Hans Hollein, Architect/Designer

ID: 95-20297

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1976

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 287 Box 18 Folder 13

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Summary

Austrian architect and designer Hans Hollein stand in front of his exhibit "Variations of a Product: Hammers" at the Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Decorative Arts and Design. The concept behind "MAN TRANSFORMS", the opening exhibition of the museum in its new home in the renovated Carnegie Mansion, was Hollein's creation.

Subject

  • Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration
  • Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  • Man transFORMS, Aspects of Design (Exhibition) (1976-1977: Washington, D.C.)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

from a press release kit; photographs sent from Carl Byoir & Associates, Inc., 800 Second Avenue New York, N.Y. 10017

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 287 Box 18 Folder 13

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1976

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Art
  • Decoration and ornament
  • Openings
  • New Museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Portraits
  • New Galleries
  • Hollein, Hans
  • Art--Exhibitions
  • Decorative arts

Form/Genre

Photographic print

ID Number

95-20297

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print

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