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Marilyn Friedman: Making America Modern: Interior Design in the 1930s

23 February 2018 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Palm Springs Art Museum

Lecture Hall, 3rd floor Palm Springs Art Museum

$25 per person, seating is limited

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In this illustrated talk, design historian Marilyn F. Friedman will preview her forthcoming book Making America Modern: Interior Design in the 1930s, which chronicles the evolution of modern interior design in the United States during the 1930s. Ms. Friedman will discuss interiors by such design luminaries as Donald Deskey, Paul T. Frankl, Cedric Gibbons, William Lescaze, Raymond Loewy, Tommi Parzinger, Gilbert Rohde, Eugene Schoen, Walter Dorwin Teague, Kem Weber, Joseph Urban, and Russel Wright. 

The A+D 2018 Lecture Series is generously sponsored by Linda Usher and Malcolm Lambe, Mark A. Brooks, Nancy and Thomas R. Cunningham, Geoffrey De Sousa and José Manuel Alorda, and The Ahmanson Foundation.