February 10, 2008 I.M. Pei, Marcel Breuer

Last Week of Marcel Breuer at National Building Museum

This is the last week to see the National Building Museum’s exhibit Marcel Breuer: Design and Architecture. The exhbit features 12 models of Breuer’s architecutre and images of the the homes, churches and other types of spaces he designed, including the Whitney Museum of American Art. The show also includes 50 pieces of vintage Breuer-designed chairs and other furniture. Listen to Barry Bergdoll, curator of architecture and design at the Museum of Modern Art, and architect I.M. Pei, discuss Breuer’s impact on modern design.