Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/exhibitions/2318804924/

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18389495/

  • steel
  • Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18389599/

  • wood, paint
  • Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18411309/

  • silver, glass
  • Gift of Anonymous Donor

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18421347/

  • bamboo, gold
  • Gift of Mrs. Henry J. Bernheim

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18429549/

  • Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
  • hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold
  • Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde
  • ceramics
  • figures
  • continents
  • decorative
  • sculpture
  • clothing

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18429561/

  • Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
  • hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel
  • Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18429563/

  • Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory
  • hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold
  • Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde
  • ceramics
  • figures
  • continents
  • decorative
  • sculpture
  • clothing

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18429575/

  • Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
  • hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold
  • Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18453197/

  • wood
  • Gift of Bernard Richter
  • theatrical
  • mask
  • African
  • Dogon
  • handmade
  • animal

I recently went to Africa and in my travels I found a similar mask to this one. I love to collect masks and discover their history and I always wonder what they were used for. I'm guessing some of the earliest bank robberies.

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18454073/

  • favrile glass
  • Bequest of Joseph L. Morris

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18454215/

  • wood, lacquer, gold, silver, brass
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Maxime Hermanos

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18458699/

  • onyx, diamond (?)
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18458703/

  • wood, lacquer, gold, metal
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18464405/

  • Designed by Jean-Michel Frank
  • wood, shagreen, ivory
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Forsythe Sherfesee
  • personal
  • symmetry
  • storage
  • offices
  • rectangular
  • geometric

Jean-Michel Frank liked to mix surface textures—an aesthetic he conveyed to Eyre de Lanux—such as the use of shagreen (sharkskin) for this desk while other pieces from the same commission were covered in straw, leather, and parchment.

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18471349/

  • cotton
  • Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Lathrop Colgate Harper
  • symbols
  • graphic
  • African
  • Akan

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18471611/

  • beads, hide
  • Gift of Mrs. Daniel Putnam Adams

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18492079/

  • wood, paint, gold
  • Gift Mrs. Janos Scholz

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18492081/

  • wood, paint, gold
  • Gift Mrs. Janos Scholz

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18497703/

  • cotton
  • Museum purchase from Textile Department Fund

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18563423/

  • silk and gilded paper thread embroidery on cotton foundation
  • Gift of Mary T. Cockcroft

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18645805/

  • lithograph on white paper
  • Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18645809/

  • spray paint on tracing paper
  • Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs
  • graphic design
  • activist poster
  • black and white
  • typography
  • political poster
  • president
  • skulls
  • amplify

This poster converts the presidential residence into the grin of a skull.

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18648519/

  • Designed by Lone Lindinger-Löwy
  • plastic, electronic components
  • Gift of Arango Design Foundation
  • multicolored
  • monochromatic
  • analogous color

The BeoCom Copenhagen telephone came in a variety of color combinations, all using color to divide the keys into groups so the user could quickly and easily find the needed buttons. By 1992, the colored keys were replaced by simple, black keys.

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18652189/

  • Designed by Stephanie Brody Lederman
  • offset lithograph on paper and board with grommet and bolts
  • Gift of Stephanie Brody Lederman

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18654393/

  • Designed by Art Sims
  • offset lithograph on paper
  • Gift of Art Sims

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18676055/

  • mother-of-pearl, aluminum, metal, optical glass
  • Gift of Alan and Monah L. Gettner in loving memory of Minnie S. Hermann
  • music
  • theater
  • theatrical
  • opera
  • eyeglasses

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18678473/

  • aluminum, plastic, glass
  • Gift of Max Pine
  • circles
  • personal
  • metallic
  • documentation
  • utility
  • minimalism
  • rectangular
  • portable
  • sleek
  • smooth
  • plastic
  • photography
  • innovative
  • observation

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18716025/

  • cotton
  • Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. William Goulding and from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund
  • figures
  • communication
  • identity
  • women
  • propaganda
  • symbols
  • flags
  • Union Jack
  • guns
  • proverbs
  • African

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18730057/

  • Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
  • hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold
  • Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/420556917/

  • Designed by Achille Castiglioni
  • Manufactured by Brionvega, S.p.A.
  • plywood, plastic laminate, aluminum, polycarbonate, electronic components
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II
  • furniture
  • music
  • geometric
  • white
  • electric

Castiglioni creates a striking, modular stereo system that is based on the pure geometry of a perfect cube and can be combined in multiple configurations. The wheeled base provides an element of portability, while the graphic patterns of the speaker grilles and sound controls provide a bold, modern visual statement.

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/1141960825/

  • Designed by Dieter Rams
  • Manufactured by Braun AG
  • metal, plastic, foam
  • Gift of Robert M. Greenberg
  • measure
  • balance
  • circle
  • record player

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/2318793287/

  • Designed by Ambridge Brothers
  • burled wood, glass, brass
  • Bequest of Ann Hardy

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/2318795486/

  • Designed by Fernando Campana
  • apui fiber, plastic
  • Gift from the George R. Kravis II Collection

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/2318804926/

  • marble
  • Courtesy of Jon Gray

Jon Gray of Ghetto Gastro Selects

https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/2318804927/

  • Courtesy of Jon Gray