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Wed, 29 May 2019 21:02:42 +0000
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Enid and Lester Morse Historic Design Lecture Series
Morse Historic Design Lecture Series
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<img width="640" height="427" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047-700x467.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="Image of Brittany Nicole Cox, horologist, on stage at Cooper Hewitt" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047-700x467.jpg 700w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047-300x200.jpg 300w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047-170x113.jpg 170w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047-370x246.jpg 370w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="33980" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2019/05/29/the-morse-lecture-designing-the-sublime-mechanism-risk-and-wonder/brittanycox-morse-lecture-04-2019-cg_m0a9047/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047.jpg" data-orig-size="2000,1333" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;2.8&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;Canon EOS 5D Mark III&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;1557994336&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;53&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;800&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0.02&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047-300x200.jpg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/BrittanyCox-Morse-Lecture-04-2019-cg_M0A9047-700x467.jpg" />DESIGNING THE SUBLIME: MECHANISM, RISK, AND WONDER World-renowned antiquarian horologist Brittany Nicole Cox explores the diverse utilization of the machine in design through a selection of objects drawn from the collections of Cooper Hewitt and other Smithsonian museums. Examples range from a nineteenth-century singing bird box to the world’s first tuning fork watch. Cox makes...
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