Contemporary Art & Design

Key works

  • (left to right)
Eero Aarnio (designer)
Asko International, Lahti (manufacturer)
Globe chair 1963-65 (designed); 1960s (manufactured)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 2005
Pierre Paulin (designer)
Artifort, Maastricht (manufacturer)
Ribbon chair, model no. 582 1966 (designed), c.1971 (manufactured)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Melbourne Water, 2003
Roberta Di Camerino (fashion house)
Guiliana Di Camerino (designer)
Evening dress c.1964
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented under Tax Incentive Scheme by Mrs M. Lipshut, 1984
Frank O. Gehry (designer)
Vitra, Weil am Rhein (manufacturer)
Wiggle side chair 1972 (designed), 2001 (manufactured)
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Rae Rothfield, Fellow, 2003

    (left to right)
    Eero Aarnio (designer)
    Asko International, Lahti (manufacturer)
    Globe chair 1963-65 (designed); 1960s (manufactured)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Purchased, 2005
    Pierre Paulin (designer)
    Artifort, Maastricht (manufacturer)
    Ribbon chair, model no. 582 1966 (designed), c.1971 (manufactured)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented by Melbourne Water, 2003
    Roberta Di Camerino (fashion house)
    Guiliana Di Camerino (designer)
    Evening dress c.1964
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented under Tax Incentive Scheme by Mrs M. Lipshut, 1984
    Frank O. Gehry (designer)
    Vitra, Weil am Rhein (manufacturer)
    Wiggle side chair 1972 (designed), 2001 (manufactured)
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    Presented through the NGV Foundation by Rae Rothfield, Fellow, 2003

  • (left to right)
Giancarlo Piretti (designer), Anonima Castelli, Bologna (manufacturer) Plia folding chair 1969 (designed), 1970 (manufactured); Eero Aarnio (designer), Asko International, Lahti (manufacturer) Globe chair 1963-65 (designed); 1960s (manufactured); Pierre Paulin (designer), Artifort, Maastricht (manufacturer) Ribbon chair, model no. 582 1966 (designed), c.1971 (manufactured); Roberta Di Camerino (fashion house), Guiliana Di Camerino (designer) Evening dress c.1964; Frank O. Gehry (designer), Vitra, Weil am Rhein (manufacturer) Wiggle side chair 1972 (designed), 2001 (manufactured)

    (left to right)
    Giancarlo Piretti (designer), Anonima Castelli, Bologna (manufacturer) Plia folding chair 1969 (designed), 1970 (manufactured); Eero Aarnio (designer), Asko International, Lahti (manufacturer) Globe chair 1963-65 (designed); 1960s (manufactured); Pierre Paulin (designer), Artifort, Maastricht (manufacturer) Ribbon chair, model no. 582 1966 (designed), c.1971 (manufactured); Roberta Di Camerino (fashion house), Guiliana Di Camerino (designer) Evening dress c.1964; Frank O. Gehry (designer), Vitra, Weil am Rhein (manufacturer) Wiggle side chair 1972 (designed), 2001 (manufactured)