The Serious Play of Alexander Girard

12/13/18 10:00AM - 11:00AM

The Serious Play of Alexander Girard. December 13, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Alexander Girard, also known as Sandro, was a leading designer and architect in the mid-twentieth century. He worked across multiple disciplines, including industrial design as well as interior, furniture, and textile design. He and his wife were also enthusiastic collectors of folk art. In this Fine Arts Society lecture, Monica Obniski of the Milwaukee Art Museum will highlight Girard’s playful designs and his use of folk art. Social time at 9:30 AM. Program begins at 10:00 AM. Peoria Riverfront Museum, lower level auditorium. Admission is $12 for adults, $5 for students. For more information, visit (photo by Charles Eames, courtesy of Denver Art Museum)

Location: Peoria River Front Association