60s Cool

October 17, 2015 – January 17, 2016

Exhibition Overview

Ted Faiers, Lydia, 1961
87.20.1, © Estate of the artist

Ranging from sleek, understated modernism to bold abstraction, this exhibition celebrates art and design from the 1960s—a time of both enormous social upheaval and extraordinary cultural creativity. 

It includes works by Ted Faiers, Yrjö Kukkapuro, Paul Evans, György Kepes, and Henry Easterwood.  

Ted Faiers
American (b. England, active in Memphis), 1908-1985
Lydia, 1961
Oil on canvas
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art; Bequest of Julie Isenberg 87.20.1
© Estate of the artist