In 2016/17, the Vitra Design Museum organized the exhibition "Alexander Girard: A Designer's Universe".
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“Infinite are man's expressions of beauty and love; open your eyes your ears and your heart to them and you will unite the peoples of the world.”
After completing his studies in architecture, his creativity permeated the field of furniture, interior and graphic design. But Girard’s true vocation was textile design: his colourful rugs and fabrics, with their bright, geometric and abstract patterns, were appreciated by the Herman Miller Company and by Vitra. After his death in 1993, his heirs donated the Girard archive to the Vitra Design Museum.