Energizing the Everyday: Gifts from the George R. Kravis II Collection

April 28, 2016 – March 12, 2017

Z Clock, 1934; Designed by Gilbert Rohde (American, 1894–1944); Manufactured by Herman Miller Clock Company (Zeeland, Michigan, USA)

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

2nd Floor

Energizing the Everyday celebrates the exceptional gifts from leading collector George R. Kravis II to Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. From radios to furniture, the exhibition displays some of the most influential objects in the history of modernism, alongside contextual works drawn from the museum’s collection.