Advertising America

December 17, 1985 – March 9, 1986

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

Ground Floor, Design Gallery

Over 150 print and television advertisements are organized into such themes as At Work, At Home, At Leisure, and On the Road in an exhibition that illustrates how advertising influences, and, conversely, reflects social change.

Guest curator: Donald McQuade, co-author of Edsels, Luckies and Frigidaires, and director of American Studies, Queens College, New York City.