When Attitudes Become Chairs

2/28/19 - 4/27/19

Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

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$0 - $12

Pizzuti Collection of the Columbus Museum of Art

632 N. Park St., Columbus , OH 43215

(614) 280-4004

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In recent years the world of furniture design has been completely transformed. Once a fairly restrictive field in which form tended to follow function, it is today one of the most dynamic of all creative disciplines. Across a wide range of approaches – sometimes powered by new technology, sometimes simply by their imaginations – artists and designers alike are dramatically expanding the possibilities for furniture. This exhibition focuses exclusively on cutting-edge chair forms, including works by Ron Arad, Wendell Castle, Shiro Kuramata, Humberto and Fernando Campana, and Gaetano Pesce, Donald Judd and John Chamberlain; as well as Joris Laarman, whose high-tech and high-concept designs are shown in particular depth.