Past Exhibitions

June 27 2014 - September 28 2014
June 27 2014 - September 28 2014 - A visionary who was equally comfortable in the realms of fact and fiction, Norman Bel Geddes played a significant role in the 1920s and...   [  MORE   ]
January 22 2014 - April 06 2014
Explores the intersection of poetry and the visual arts in the Simultaneiste movement of writers, painters, and architects in Europe during the early twentieth century.   [  MORE   ]
November 28 2013 - June 15 2014
Bust of a Doctor, a new installation by artist Gideon Barnett, on view in The Wolfsonian’s Bridge Tender House   [  MORE   ]
November 22 2013 - June 15 2014
The Birth of Rome presents modern architectural and urban planning projects that cultivated the perception of a storied Italian nation rooted in a mythologized past. On...   [  MORE   ]
November 22 2013 - June 15 2014
Rendering War focuses on the Italian Novecento artist Antonio Giuseppe Santagata’s large-scale studies for mural paintings created in the 1920s and 1930s for buildings of the...   [  MORE   ]
October 10 2013 - April 29 2014
Italo Balbo's 1930 and 1933 Atlantic crossings by squadrons of Savoia-Marchetti seaplanes   [  MORE   ]
September 27 2013 - May 18 2014
Echoes and Origins explores Italy’s designers, artisans, manufacturers, and corporations helped cultivate a style that embodied the Fascist regime’s concept of Italianità (...   [  MORE   ]
September 18 2013 - January 09 2014
World’s fairs once were the height of thrilling spectacle, staging premiers of the newest products and technologies, filled with futuristic buildings, and forecasting an...   [  MORE   ]
June 04 2013 - October 08 2013
At 803 feet long and 146 feet high, the Hindenburg, a Zeppelin built in Germany and completed in 1936, was the largest aircraft ever built. It included passenger cabins, a...   [  MORE   ]
May 17 2013 - September 29 2013
Modern Meals examines how people in the U.S. began eating foods that were mass-produced in the first half of the 20th century. Images and artifacts from The Wolfsonian’s...   [  MORE   ]