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Design in D.C. July 24, 2009

In honor of the 2009 National Design Awards, Cooper-Hewitt hosted a series of free programs celebrating design in Washington, D.C.

First Lady Michelle Obama Celebrates the National Design Awards

The First Lady hosts a ceremony at the White House for the winners and finalists of the 2009 National Design Awards, part of the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum. She praises the recipients for their innovative ideas, and for serving as inspiration for future generations of designers. July 24, 2009.