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Michael Sand Archives

Exhibit Design Since the Sixties

Explore Michael Sand’s museum exhibits and other work. A work-in-progress, the collection spans decades of design history, cultural and political history, Boston city government, and more.

Flying Kites Exhibit

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These images may be from the 1968 "Flying Kites" exhibit installed at the Hallmark Gallery in New York City.

The exhibit featured 200 kites from around the world, kite sculptures, and a film about kite fighting as a sport. 

Read the original New York Times write-up of the exhibit.

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Hallmark Kite Exhibit: close-up of modified orange tetrahedron box kite

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Hallmark Kite Exhibit: close-up of exhibit display wooden joint

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Hallmark Kite Exhibit: close-up of exhibit display wooden joint

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Hallmark Kite Exhibit: modified orange tetrahedron box kite

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Hallmark Kite Exhibit: modified orange tetrahedron box kite

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Hallmark Kite Exhibit: modified orange tetrahedron box kite

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Hallmark Kite Exhibit: unidentified man and wooden exhibit display

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