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*

  • Feb 25, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 26, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 27, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 28, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 29, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 1, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 3, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Mar 4, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Mar 5, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 6, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 7, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 8, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 10, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Mar 11, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Mar 12, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 13, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 14, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 15, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 17, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Mar 18, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Mar 19, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 20, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 21, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 22, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Mar 24, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Mar 25, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Mar 26, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 27, 2020 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 28, 2020 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 29, 2020 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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