The Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA) proudly presents Greta Magnusson Grossman: A Car and Some Shorts\, the first-ever retrospecti ve of work by pioneering Swedish-American architect and designer Greta Magn usson Grossman (1906-1999). Beginning with her education and early career a s one of a handful of female designers defining Swedish Modernism in the 19 30s\, the exhibition chronicles her meteoric rise upon settling in Los Ange les\, where she received prestigious commissions from such firms as Barker Bros. and Ralph O. Smith\, and began her career as an architect exemplifyin g the California modernist style. Since Grossman’s death\, her role in the Southern California design movement has been largely under-recognized\; thi s exhibition rediscovers her influential and rare accomplishments as both a n industrial designer and architect.

Organized by the Swedish Museum of Architecture and R 20th C entury Gallery\, New York City\, the exhibition is curated by Evan Snyderma n of R 20th Century Gallery and Karin Åberg Waern\, curator\, Arkitekturmus eet. Greta Magnusson Grossman: A Car and Some Shorts exhibition op ened at the Swedish Museum of Architecture on February 9\, 2010. It was on display at Price Tower Arts Center in Bartlesville\, Oklahoma from January 20 through May 6\, 2012. The exhibition is accompanied by a 160 page\, full -color catalogue.

LOCATION:Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA)\,490 East Union Street \n Pasadena\, CA 91101 SUMMARY:A Car and Some Shorts\, Greta Magnusson Grossman END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR