Mixing Messages: Graphic Design in Contemporary Culture

September 17, 1996 – February 16, 1997

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

1st Floor

Some 300 works--magazines, posters, signs, typefaces, electronic media--explore graphic design over the past 15 years. The exhibition is divided into 4 sections--The Street, Typography, Identity, and Publishing. The exhibition shows how a range of organizations and individuals use design to promote their products and ideas.


Video (runs continuously)

Computer and Study area