BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3426@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20111012T000000Z DTEND:20120115T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<em>Crafting Modernism: Midcentury American Art and Design</em> explores the rich interplay of art and design in all craft media (clay\, fiber\, wood\, metal\, glass\, and alternative materials) that exploded across the United States during the postwar era. The exhibition and catal ogue focus on the protagonists of this period\, its rapid growth and deve lopment within a changing American culture\, and its international contex t.\n\nThis exhibition examines the innovative post WWII designs of creator s like sculptor Isamu Noguchi\, textile designer Dorothy Lieves and furnit ure maker George Nakashima--and how their work brought handmade objects up to date.\n\n For more information: http://collections.madmuseum.org/code/ emuseum.asp?emu_action=advsearch&amp\;rawsearch=exhibitionid/%2C/is/%2C/47 9/%2C/true/%2C/false&amp\;profile=exhibitions SUMMARY:Crafting Modernism: Midcentury American Art and Design URL:/en/events/2011/10/12/crafting-modernism-midcentury-american-art-and-de / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR