The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 3
Lina Bo Bardi. Poltrona Bowl chair. 1951. Steel and fabric, 21 5/8 × 33 1/16 × 33 1/16" (55 × 84 × 84 cm). Committee on Architecture and Design Funds

Anna Burckhardt, a curatorial assistant in the Department of Architecture and Design, discusses how Lina Bo Bardi was inspired by Brazilian artisanal practices to create her Poltrona Bowl Chair.

This talk is free for members and Museum admission ticket holders. No registration is required. Groups meet on Floor 3, The Value of Good Design.

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This event accompanies The Value of Good Design.