Emily Orr

Emily M. Orr

Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary American Design, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt

About the Contributor:

Emily M. Orr is the Assistant Curator of Modern and Contemporary American Design at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. She holds a Ph.D. in the History of Design from the Royal College of Art/Victoria & Albert Museum. Her exhibitions at Cooper Hewitt include Botanical Expressions (2019-20) and Underground Modernist: E. McKnight Kauffer (2020-21). Emily M. Orr is the author of Designing the Department Store: Display and Retail at the Turn of the Twentieth Century (Bloomsbury, 2019).

 


Discover Insights:

Learn from Emily M. Orr through the upcoming virtual session on Sunday, September 26th.

Designing the Future Through Retrospective Archiving

A virtual roundtable on retrospective archiving and its implications.

Designing the Future Through Retrospective Archiving