March 11, 2020
Free with Membership Card
Experience the benefits of Membership and join our exclusive Members’ Hours Curatorial Tour.
This is a great opportunity to get the inside scoop on how both curators developed their respective shows and get a deeper understanding of both exhibitions.
This tour is during our Members-Only early-access hours, and no pre-registration is required. Simply show the front desk your membership card.
Included in the tour are The Sleeping Giant: Posters & The Chinese Economy, curated by Steffi Duarte, and The Swiss Grid, curated by Angelina Lippert.
Angelina Lippert is the Chief Curator of Poster House in New York City, the first museum in the United States dedicated to the history of the poster. She holds an MA in the art of the Russian Avant-Garde from the Courtauld Institute of Art in London, and a BA in theology and art history from Smith College. She is the author of The Art Deco Poster, and has lectured at SVA, The Cooper Union, Columbia University, and The Sotheby’s Institute of Art. She is also a contributing writer to The Muse by the Clio Awards, where she focuses on the history of advertising design. She is on the Board of Directors of the Ephemera Society of America, and is an editor for Vintage Poster magazine.
Steffi Ibis Duarte is a New York City based curator and design historian. Her writing and research centers on the history of graphic design, craft, and self-taught art.
The tour will start promptly at 10.
Shop & Cafe will be open by 10:30.
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