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*

  • Nov 19, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Nov 20, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Nov 21, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Nov 22, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Nov 23, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Nov 24, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Nov 26, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Nov 27, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Nov 28, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Nov 29, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Nov 30, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 1, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Dec 3, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 4, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 5, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 6, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 7, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 8, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Dec 10, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 11, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 12, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 13, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 14, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 15, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sun)
  • Dec 17, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Dec 18, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Wed)
  • Dec 19, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Dec 20, 2019 at 10:00 am - 09:00 pm (Fri)
  • Dec 21, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 22, 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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