Author Talk: Industrial Design for Modern Life

Date/Time

Mar 16, 2017
07:00 PM until 09:00 PM

Description

March 16 – Thursday – 7 p.m.

Author Talk: Industrial Design for Modern Life

Dr. Danielle Shapiro will explore the life and career of John Vassos, a Greek émigré who rose from anonymity as an advertising artist to become one of the pioneering founders of the industrial design profession. As the Radio Corporation of America's (RCA) leading designer, Vassos shaped the aesthetics of modern technology in the postwar era and became one of the most influential industrial designers of the twentieth century. This talk is free and open to the public. Reservations requested, call (302) 658-2400, ext. 243 or email Carol Lockman, clockman@Hagley.org. The lecture will be held in the Auditorium of Hagley’s Soda House. Use Hagley’s Buck Road East entrance off Route 100 in Wilmington, Delaware.

Cost

$0

Location

View map Copeland Room, Hagley Library
298 Buck Road
Wilmington, DE

Additional Information

Sponsor

Hagley Museum & Library

Phone

(302) 65802400 x 243

Contact name

Carol Lockman

Contact email

clockman@Hagley.org

County:

New Castle County

Neighborhood:

Arden,Chadds Ford,Claymont,Greenville-Centreville,North Wilmington

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