Alexander Girard: A Designer’s Universe

May 5, 2019 through Oct 27, 2019

Alexander Girard was one of the most influential interior and textile designers of the 20th century. Alexander Girard: A Designer’s Universe is the first major retrospective on Girard’s work, organized by the Vitra Design Museum in Germany. It opens a door to his creative universe and shows his close relationships with contemporaries such as Charles & Ray Eames, Eero Saarinen, Andy Warhol, Rudi Gernreich, and many others. Featured are Girard’s designs in textiles, furniture, and sculptures, as well as numerous sketches, drawings, and collages never shown before.

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02-MOIFA-Girard- Daisy Face, Environmental Enrichment Panel #3036, Alexander Girard for Herman Miller, 1971

02-MOIFA-Girard- Georgia O’Keeffe & Alexander Girard,

02-MOIFA-Girard- Storage boxes arranged and labeled by Girard, Alexander Girard Estate

02-MOIFA-Girard- Vitra Design Museum Logo

2-MOIFA-Girard- Global Sponsor Herman Miller Logo

02-MOIFA-Girard- Global Sponsor Maharam Logo

2-MOIFA-Alexander Girard in his studio early 1950s

2-MOIFA-Alexander Girard in his studio early 1950s

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