Timeline

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2014

2017-01-29T07:04:35+00:00

Hand-In-Hand: Ceramics, Mosaics, Tapestries, and Woodcarvings by the California Mid-Century Designers Evelyn and Jerome Ackerman is the first book on the Ackermans’ contribution to California mid-century modernism. With a preface by Jonathan Adler, the book tells the story of a successful collaboration and celebrated partnership, not only in design, but in life.

2014 2017-01-29T07:04:35+00:00

2013

2017-01-29T07:05:07+00:00

The Ackermans appear in A Handbook of California Design 1930-1965, biographies of significant mid-twentieth-century figures in California design.

2013 2017-01-29T07:05:07+00:00

2012

2017-01-29T07:11:53+00:00

The American Museum of Ceramic Arts inaugural show, Common Ground: Ceramics in Southern California 1945-1975 represents a who’s who of postwar ceramics including the Ackermans.

2012 2017-01-29T07:11:53+00:00

2012

2017-01-29T07:10:11+00:00

‘An Affair of the Heart’ appears in Modern Magazine.

2012 2017-01-29T07:10:11+00:00

2012

2017-01-29T07:09:12+00:00

The Ackermans’ work is included in three exhibitions for Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A., 1945-1980 sponsored by the Getty Foundation.

2012 2017-01-29T07:09:12+00:00

2012

2017-01-29T07:07:38+00:00

California Design, 1930-1965: Living in a Modern Way includes the Elipses mosaic now in the permanent collection at the Los Angeles County Art Museum. The exhibition travels to Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and Massachusetts.

2012 2017-01-29T07:07:38+00:00

2012

2017-01-29T07:05:48+00:00

Women who made California a preeminent center of American design and craft are featured in California’s Designing Women, 1896-1986 from the Museum of California Design at the Autry National Center, Griffith Park.

2012 2017-01-29T07:05:48+00:00

2011

2017-01-29T07:16:38+00:00

Hundreds attend the opening of A Marriage of Craft and Design: The Work of Evelyn and Jerome Ackerman at the Craft and Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles, California.

2011 2017-01-29T07:16:38+00:00

2010

2017-01-29T07:15:30+00:00

Handcrafted Modern explores the homes of living post-WWII designers and includes the Ackermans with Ray and Charles Eames, Walter Gropius, George Nakashima, and others.

2010 2017-01-29T07:15:30+00:00

2010

2017-01-29T07:14:06+00:00

The Ackermans receive the Wayne State University Distinguished Alumni Award distinguished accomplishments, contributions, and service.

2010 2017-01-29T07:14:06+00:00