Birth of Cool

Birth of Cool


Orange County Museum of Art exhibition catalog by Elizabeth Armstrong

This catalog, organized by the Orange County Museum of Art, explores modernist innovations on the West Coast during the 1950s. A series of essays by cultural critics examine expressions of “cool” in midcentury art, architecture, design, film and music.

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Hardcover, 301 pages, 10.75 x 10 x 1”

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