Take (borrow, actually) the pen!
To learn more about the magic pen, and how it will
enliven the museum experience, link here.
Below are some items from Maira Kalman Selects ...
Bonbonniere and cover:
Ambassador, 1926. Mold-blown muslin glass
Abraham Lincoln's watch, England, c. 1858. Gold, glass, metal
Bracelet, ca. 1993. Netherlands. Marijke de Goey. Bent steel wire
Painting, Zig-Zag Chair, 2014. Maira Kalman. Gouache on paper
To listen to an interview with artist Maira Kalman on WAMC FM's popular show "Roundtable", link here.
Maira Kalman Selects will run
from 12 December 2014 to 14 June 2015
10 inaugural exhibitions will include the 350-piece collection showcase
"Object of the Day" webpage
The Cooper Hewitt Museum on Fifth Avenue, New York City
The 64-room mansion, built 1899-1902, was originally the home of
industrial magnate and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie.