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Postmodern Design: Rise, Rejection, Revival
May 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
On Wednesday May 16, 2018, Judith Gura, author and design historian, delivers a presentation entitled “Postmodern Design: Rise, Rejection, Revival” at Rago. In this lively, illustrated talk, Ms. Gura will trace the colorful history of 1980’s postmodern design; its celebrated rise, its fall from grace, and its revival as a key influence in 21st century design.
Judith Gura is a faculty member of the New York School of Interior Design where she teaches design history and theory and is the author of the award-winning book “Postmodern Design Complete.” Her other published works include “Guide to Period Styles for Interiors,” “A History of Interior Design” (co-author), and “Design After Modernism: Furniture and Interiors.”
The open house begins at 5:00 p.m. at the Rago Arts and Auction Center. The talk begins at 6:00 p.m.