textile collection: Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution New York City

Brown, Susan
October 2006
Surface Design Journal;Fall2006, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p48
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the exhibition of the textile collection at the Cooper-Eleanor, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution in New York. The museum, which was founded by sisters Sarah and Eleanor Hewitt, displays around 30,000 textiles, fragments and costumes standing for various textile productions in 23 centuries. The sisters aim to gather high-grade European arts and architecture and provide access to students and professional designers as well.


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