The Thames and Hudson Encyclopaedia of 20th Century Design and DesignersBook - 1993
This comprehensive guide embraces all modern design's numerous manifestations: graphics, products, interiors, furniture, industrial and architectural design. In over 500 entries, this book examines not only the work of important designers worldwide, but also the many dramatic changes that have influenced design and its uses in the 20th-century. Thus political and ideological concepts, such as feminism and green design, are defined and explained as are new technological advances, new materials and techniques and influential movements in modern culture. The text incorporates extensive cross-referencing and full bibliographic notes, along with a chronological chart of design highlights since 1900.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Thames and Hudson, 1993
Call Number: 745.4442 J944t
Characteristics: 216 p. : ill. ; 21 cm