Here We Are! Women in Design 1900 – Today offers a critical survey of the achievements and the working conditions of women designers in the last century.
The exhibition presents objects created by leading female protagonists in different areas of design ranging from furniture, interiors, graphic design and lighting, to textiles, ceramics and jewellery. The designers featured include Charlotte Perriand, Gae Aulenti, Lina Bo Bardi and Eileen Gray. The exhibition is produced by the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein (Germany) and comes to the Disseny Hub Barcelona with an additional section focusing on Spanish design. The display in Barcelona includes the results of research carried out by the Collections departmanent. One section will be devoted to pioneering women designers in the 60s, 70s and 80s, looking at some sixty names. Another section with designs for women has also been added, with contemporary pieces.
CURATOR FOR THE SPANISH SECTION:
Isabel Fernández del Moral