Ways of living: design and modernity

On Fridays 11 October, 15 November, 20 December 2019 and 24 January 2020

7 p.m
Charlotte Perriand. Fauteuil pivotant, B302, 1927. Vitra Design Museum © Paris 2019 Courtesy of Vitra Design Museum
Ways of living: design and modernity
Tour

Charlotte Perriand. Fauteuil pivotant, B302, 1927. Vitra Design Museum © Paris 2019 Courtesy of Vitra Design Museum

Only available in french

 

Each evening tour takes place on friday night and has a theme. The guide will introduce or explore a particular aspect of the exhibition.

 

The tour will examine the modernity of Charlotte Perriand’s work and introduce visitors to design concepts.

 

From her chaise longue to the Grand Confort chair, she drew inspiration from and used in her furniture metal tubes, found objects and natural elements. The guide will introduce you to the sources of inspiration for Perriand's originality.

 

This tour takes place in conjunction with the exhibition Charlotte Perriand: Inventing a New World, at the Fondation Louis Vuitton from 2 October to 24 February 2020.

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Estimated duration : 45 min
On Fridays 11 October, 15 November, 20 December 2019 and 24 January 2020
7 p.m

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