Color and Comfort: Swedish Modern Design

Presented by The Cleveland Museum of Art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH

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Color and Comfort: Swedish Modern Design

Color and Comfort: Swedish Modern Design presents the modern styling of mid-20th-century Swedish design, featuring textiles, ceramics, and glass from the CMA’s collection.

Iconic work by Josef Frank is shown together with work by artisans such as Viola Gråsten, sisters Gocken and Lisbet Jobs, Stig Lindberg, Sven Markelius, and Elizabeth Ulrick in an exhibition featuring themes of Nature and Pattern, Color and Contrast, Nostalgia for the Past, and Finding Modernity.

This dynamic installation explores the idea of comfort and affordability in the modern Swedish home both before and after World War II. The introduction of bold, colorful patterning during the 1920s,

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ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Sep 17, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Sep 18, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Sep 19, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Sep 20, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Sep 21, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Sep 22, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Sep 24, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Sep 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Sep 26, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Sep 27, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Sep 28, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Sep 29, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Oct 1, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 2, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 3, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 4, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 5, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 6, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Oct 8, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 9, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 10, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 11, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 12, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 13, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Oct 15, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 16, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 17, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 18, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 19, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 20, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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