Detroit, 1949

An Exhibition For Modern Living
Designed and directed by Alexander Girard
September 11–November 20, 1949
Detroit Institute of Arts

photos: Wallace Kirkland for LIFE

1 comment:

  1. wasn't that the gig that got him the job at herman miller?

    I read somewhere that he hooked up with eames when eames was down in the fisher building to meet with the detrola company and he saw the chairs girard did for the cafe. one of those chairs was on eBay last year.