Ildefons Cerdá integrated the ideals of social reform and quality urban services to the development of mid-19th Century Barcelona. Architectural drawings and archival photographs document the contributions he made to modern urban planning and design.
The world changed. Political powers grew, economies drained and graphic design went back to its roots. Simplicity and innovation, resourcefulness when budgets are sparse, typography you can read, personality, protest, camp with an art of the street edge, not just the boardroom. Spoken with Eyes is a look at graphic design and what it’s been up to since the dots burst. Presented by the Sacramento Art Directors & Artist Club (ADAC).
After a 10-year hiatus, the acclaimed and ever popular Face the Nation national juried mask competition returns to the Design Museum. The exhibition will feature masks by artists, designers and creators from across the nation with whimsical, thought provoking, and exuberant imaginations. The event is sponsored by the Design Alliance, and will culminate with an auction of the masks displayed in the exhibition to benefit the contributing mask maker and the Design Museum.