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Giuseppe Zambonini papersOpen Atelier of Design Lecture Series ➔ Richard Artschwager Lecture

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Robert Venturi (subject)
George Nakashima (subject)
Michael Graves (subject)


1977 – 1982


1977 – 1982


Richard Artschwager discusses his “posture of a postulant.” Tale end of crafts movement. Small-scale production furniture. Design and assembly of cases, drawers. Phenomenology. Object and subject. Wit. Art and furniture. Use and experience. Relationship between object and environment (pictorial space versus real space). Question and answer with Open Atelier of Design (OAD) students.




Richard Artschwager Lecture. 1977 – 1982. Giuseppe Zambonini papers; Open Atelier of Design Lecture Series. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Oct 2019.

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