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Office of:
Donald Deskey Associates, New York, New York, USA  Search this
Client:
Union Carbide Corporation, Houston, Texas, USA, founded 1917  Search this
Draftsman:
Gabor (Jack) M. Aufricht  Search this
Medium:
Zipatone, pen and black ink, graphite on cream wove paper laid down on illustration board
Type:
architecture, interiors
Drawing/Collage
Object Name:
Drawing/Collage
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1970
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Design for Union Carbide exhibit theater at the Second International Chemistry Exhibition in Moscow, 1970 (Khimiya 70). Interior view rendering presents circular theater with three screens displaying, from left to right: photograph of agrarian setting with two men and insecticide; photograph of oil derrick or construction site with tower and machinery; an interior scene in pen and ink and Zipatone with woman in mini-dress and Saarinen-style chair. Scene rendered in pen and ink and collaged Zipatone in red, brown, orange, and orchid-pink.
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1707
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq47cc897ae-a1eb-499a-88cb-75f2a074ec00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1707