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Plastics from Paradise:
California Modernizes the American Lifestyle

At the 2017 Palm Springs Modernism Show & Sale
Palm Springs Convention Center
February 18 to 20, 2017

american commercial design

Our Most Recent Exhibition
Frank Gehry: 40 Years of Product Design 1972 to 2012

Frank Gehry, Club Chair and Coffee Table, Heller, 2010
Photo: Louis Jacinto

Sling chair by Charles Hollis Jones (b. 1945) for Hudson-Rissman
23 1/2 x 25 x 28, Lucite and chromed brass, c. 1963

"Wiggle Chair"("Easy Edges" series), 1972
Designed by Frank Gehry: Design Concepts/Jack Brogan (Los Angeles)
corrugated paper
Photo: Larry Underhill

Cover, Arts and Architecture magazine
February 1943
Designed by Ray Eames
(Los Angeles)

"Roadside Barrier Light", 1967
Designed by Henry C. Keck, Keck-Craig Associates (Pasadena)
13" x 7.25" x 3.25"
Photo: Keck-Craig, Inc.

"Verifine Brand" fruit box
label, c. 1938,
Designer unknown
Western Litho. Co.
(Los Angeles)
Offset Lithograph
10 " x 11"

Mazda Miata, 2009
Mark Johnson, Lead Designer.
Mazda North American
Operations (Irvine)
Photo: Mazda

earthenware, c. 1968.
Designed by John Follis,
Manufactured by Vessel USA.

"Malibu" Electric Guitar, 2003
Designed by RKS Guitars
RKS Guitars (Thousand Oaks)
Maple, alder, rosewood, abalone, chrome hardware
3" x 37" x 12.25"
Photo: RKS Guitars




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