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Oral history, 1994.

Author: Emilio Ambasz; National Endowment for the Humanities,
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Publication:Museum of Modern Art Oral History Project, 1990-1994.
Database:WorldCat
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Ambasz, after describing his early education at Princeton, describes what it was like to work in the Department of Architecture and Design at The Museum of Modern Art as Curator of Design under Arthur Drexler. Ambasz discusses some of the exhibitions he curated, including "The Taxi Project: Realistic Solutions for Today" (MoMA Exh. #1137, 1976) and "Italy:
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Transcripts
History
Interviews
Named Person: Emilio Ambasz; Arthur Drexler; Emilio Ambasz; Arthur Drexler
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Emilio Ambasz; National Endowment for the Humanities,
OCLC Number: 122577848
In: Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Notes: Interview conducted by Sharon Zane for The Museum of Modern Art Oral History Project.
Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Description: 1 transcript (120 p.) 2 sound cassettes.

Abstract:

Ambasz, after describing his early education at Princeton, describes what it was like to work in the Department of Architecture and Design at The Museum of Modern Art as Curator of Design under Arthur Drexler. Ambasz discusses some of the exhibitions he curated, including "The Taxi Project: Realistic Solutions for Today" (MoMA Exh. #1137, 1976) and "Italy:

The New Domestic Landscape" (MoMA Exh. #1104, 1972). He reflects on Drexler, the Museum's Department of Architecture and Design, and his own architecture and design theories.

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