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The Henry Ford

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Katherine White, Associate Curator, Digital Content

Katherine joined The Henry Ford as an Associate Curator in 2016. She works to increase accessibility to — and deepen interaction with — the museum’s collection through digital content and experiences. The institution’s vast collection of material related to designer Alexander Girard are among her favorite artifacts.

Behind the Scenes Tour: The Alexander Girard Textile Collection

Midcentury modern designer Alexander Girard’s designs help demonstrate that design is everywhere. Go behind the scenes at The Henry Ford’s Benson Ford Research Center to see examples of Girard’s colorful, joy-filled textile designs. Tour is free, attendance limited to 20 people, pre-register via eventbrite. This event is part of the Detroit Month of Design festival.

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Date:

Friday, Sep. 20th

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1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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The Henry Ford: Benson Ford Research Center

20900 Oakwood Blvd. Dearborn, MI 48124

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