Franc Nunoo Quarcoo


MacLean Center, 112 S. Michigan Ave., room 1307
Thursday, November 8, 5:15 p.m.

Franc Nunoo-Quarcoo is a designer, educator, writer, and curator on the subject of design. He is professor of Art and Design at the School of Art and Design at the University of Michigan. His work is represented in the permanent collections of museums, archives, and libraries—most notably the American Institute of Graphic Arts Design Archives; Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution; the American Association of Museums; the Denver Art Museum; and the Library of Congress Permanent Collection of Design and Rare Book Collections. He has published Paul Rand: Modernist Design. He curated the exhibition, and co-authored the publication of the same title, Word + Image: Swiss Poster Design, 1955-1997. He also curated the exhibition and edited the publication Bruno Monguzzi: A Designer's Perspective. Currently, he is preparing his next book, Rudolph deHarak: An American Designer.

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