Harry Ransom Center presents "The Rise of Everyday Design: The Arts and Crafts Movement in Britain and America" opening day

The Rise of Everyday Design: The Arts and Crafts Movement in Britain and America
Christopher Dresser, geometric designs, plate xxii from "Studies in Design" (London: Cassell, Petter & Galpin, 1876). Chromolithographic print by A. Goater, Lithographer, Nottingham, on paper, 1876. Evelyn Waugh Library, Harry Ransom Center. Photo courtesy of Harry Ransom Center

Extraordinary drawings, sketches, photographs, art objects, and handcrafted furniture offer a new and detailed look at the history of the Arts and Crafts movement in Britain and America. Guests can discover how the innovative design movement transformed the homes and lives of ordinary people and how it continues to influence modern design.

The exhibit will be on display through July 14.

Event Details

When

2.9.19 | 10:00 am

Where

Paramount Theatre
713 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701

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Admission is free.