Nonie Gadsden, Katharine Lane Weems Senior Curator of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture

The innovative work of midcentury California designers continues to influence contemporary design more than 60 years later. Marvel at the iconic designs of Charles and Ray Eames, as well as Kem Weber, Richard Neutra, and others, and see how California showed the entire nation how to live in a modern way.

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Above: Charles Eames, DCW (Dining Chair Wood), designed 1945-46, made 1946-47. 1975.32. Plywood with walnut veneer, rubber. Gift of Edward J. Womley.