It is almost weekend and you are planning to stay home all day? Forget it…there’s so much to enjoy outside. Having a cultural and fun plan will make you weekend much more enjoyable. Here I selected the best design galleries all around the US that you have to visit. So start planning your weekend and spend an interesting evening in the nearest design gallery.
The Center of Architecture, New York
This is a place for people who love architecture and the built environment. It features the American Institute of Architects and the Center for Architecture Foundation. This gallery offers exhibitions, programs and special events aiming to improve the quality and sustainability of the built environment. The Center of Architecture from New Yor City connects and improves design, construction and real estate communities.
Edward Cella Art + Architecture, Los Angeles
This gallery is focused on art, design and architecture. Also known for its contemporary artwork and exhibitions it presents topics such as: The Pattern, different phases of Venus, creative photography, portraits in air, sun body and many more. The themes are going wild with their imagination. So let yourself be carried away with the emotions and this good madness this design gallery carries.
Gallery Hanahou, New York & Brooklyn
This gallery is the space where fresh artists from around the world and the public from all walks of life come together for fun and enlightening experiences. It defines itself as a soul of artistic goods and curator of pop-up shows. The gallery is inspired to bring accessible, dynamic, original artwork to New York City from the talented body of global artists.
Joseph Bellows Gallery, San Diego
This gallery features rotating exhibitions of both historic and contemporary works drawn from the gallery’s collection, with a special emphasis on American work. Focused on photograpy this is the place to go if you want to get to know the thinking, art and design of the US.
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York
This is the only museum in the nation devoted exclusively to historic and contemporary design. The Museum presents compelling perspectives on the impact of design on daily life through active educational and curatorial programming. Cooper Hewitt’s collections include more than 217,000 design objects and a world-class design library. As part of its mission, the museum annually sponsors the National Design Awards, a prestigious program which honors innovation and excellence in American design.
MODA: Museum of Design Atlanta, Atlanta
This museum can be considered the most contemporary and modern design museums of the world. It has exhibitions featuring designed automobiles to bathrooms. Here your creativity will grow just by choosing the many galleries this design museum has to offer. Once a month you can also attend the design speeches and design camps for young designers. It is a great place for those who enjoy innovation and unique design projects.
Museum of Modern Art, New York
MoMA, is placed in Midtown and was designed by Yoshio Taniguchi.It has one of the most influential collections of modern art in the world from the painting, sculpture and photography galleries. Aside from that there is also performances of art, architecture, design and a collection of 22,000 films, with frequent screenings and retrospectives. After the exhibits, head to The Modern, Alsatian Chef Gabriel Kreuther’s French/New American restaurant looking out on the sculpture garden.
Inspired? Pick one and have a weekend full of art and design!