The Graphic Design Archives contain significant artifacts which have been borrowed for exhibitions at national and international museums including the National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; London Design Museum; Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris; and the Museum Folkwang, Essen as well as the Museum of Design, Zurich. Highlights of the these loans include three Lester Beall posters along with one sketch that were included in the Posters American Style, organized by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American Art which occurred from March 27 to August 9, 1998.
Recently, over 40 objects from the George Giusti and Fred Troller archives were loaned to the Museum of Design Zurich for the exhibition, Good Design, Good Business: Swiss Graphic Design and Advertising by Geigy, 1940-1970, held from February 2 – May 24, 2009. An exhibition highlight can be found here:http://www.museum-gestaltung.ch/exhibitions/program.html
DUE TO STAFFING CONSTRAINTS ALL EXHIBITION LOANS AND REPRODUCTION REQUESTS HAVE CEASED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.