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  • Work of the Week


    Tom Friedman
    American, b. 1965
    Untitled, 2005
    Pillow Stuffing
    203.2 x 152.4 x 1.9 cm (80 x 60 x 13/16 inches) installed
    Gift of Hudson 2009.60.1

  • Hidden Beauty

    Inspired by the European galleries, graphic designer Kelly Walters explores 19th-century notions of exoticism and beauty through the creation of a folded broadsheet poster.

  • More Is More

    Curator Elizabeth A. Williams on the inimitable designs of Carlo Bugatti.

    Carlo Bugatti, designer
    Italian, 1856–1940
    Desk and Chair, ca. 1900
    Walnut, ebonized wood, vellum, pewter, ivory, brass, and silk cording and tassels
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2014.27

  • Objects by Architects

    Architects have been recognized as key figures in furniture design since the late 19th century, although they've certainly been designing furniture for far longer. But what compels them to do so?

    Zaha Hadid, Tea and Coffee Service, 1997. Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund

  • Raid the Database 1 with Natalja Kent

    Curatorial assistant of contemporary art A. Will Brown on Raid the Database 1 with Natalja Kent

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