Century of the Child: Growing by Design, 1900-2000
29 July - 2 October 2012
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York
R 20th Century is pleased to announce that pieces by Renate Müller will be included in the exhibition “Century of the Child” at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. This first large-scale overview of the modernist preoccupation with children and childhood as a paradigm for progressive design thinking runs through November 5, 2012.
Müller’s “Therapeutic Toy” Hippopotamus from 1969 and her Indoor Playground Area from 1985 will be shown alongside other works for children including school architecture, clothing, playgrounds, toys and games, children’s hospitals and safety equipment, nurseries, furniture, and books.