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The Resource Design after modernism : furniture and interiors, 1970-2010, Judith Gura ; original renderings by Sophia Yi-Ying Lu

Design after modernism : furniture and interiors, 1970-2010, Judith Gura ; original renderings by Sophia Yi-Ying Lu

Label
Design after modernism : furniture and interiors, 1970-2010
Title
Design after modernism
Title remainder
furniture and interiors, 1970-2010
Statement of responsibility
Judith Gura ; original renderings by Sophia Yi-Ying Lu
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What is modern about Modern design? Most books end the discussion of Modernism in the mid-twentieth century; this one shows how it has been reborn and transformed in the last sixty years and today is being created in fresh, original, and technologically innovative forms that are iconic and quirky, innovative and nostalgic, technologically daring and warmly familiar
Cataloging source
AU@
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Gura, Judith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Lu, Sophia Yi-Ying
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Design
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
Target audience
adult
Label
Design after modernism : furniture and interiors, 1970-2010, Judith Gura ; original renderings by Sophia Yi-Ying Lu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Progressions of a style -- Historical context, 1970-2000 -- What's in a name? The several contradictions of modernism -- The heritage of nationalism -- Movements after modernism -- Toward the twenty-first century: transformation and regeneration -- Prelude: reigning modernism, 1950-1970 -- Defining the trends, 1970-2000 -- Relaxing modernism -- Architectural variations -- Loosening the stays -- Cocoons and comets -- The Italian phenomenon -- Studio craft -- Rejecting modernism -- Postmodernism -- Deconstructivism -- High tech -- Avant-garde furniture -- Reassessing modernism -- Toward the millennium -- Minimalism -- Retro design -- Harbingers of change -- Reinventing modernism; the twenty-first century -- Context: the first decade -- The designers -- The architecture -- The interiors -- Furniture: the new face of modernism -- Design as idea -- Taming technology -- Protecting the planet -- Nature-driven design -- Design as art -- Contextual craft -- Interactive objects -- Unaccustomed materials -- Flights of fantasy
Control code
ocn777911953
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
208 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780393733044
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011028210
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)777911953
Label
Design after modernism : furniture and interiors, 1970-2010, Judith Gura ; original renderings by Sophia Yi-Ying Lu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Progressions of a style -- Historical context, 1970-2000 -- What's in a name? The several contradictions of modernism -- The heritage of nationalism -- Movements after modernism -- Toward the twenty-first century: transformation and regeneration -- Prelude: reigning modernism, 1950-1970 -- Defining the trends, 1970-2000 -- Relaxing modernism -- Architectural variations -- Loosening the stays -- Cocoons and comets -- The Italian phenomenon -- Studio craft -- Rejecting modernism -- Postmodernism -- Deconstructivism -- High tech -- Avant-garde furniture -- Reassessing modernism -- Toward the millennium -- Minimalism -- Retro design -- Harbingers of change -- Reinventing modernism; the twenty-first century -- Context: the first decade -- The designers -- The architecture -- The interiors -- Furniture: the new face of modernism -- Design as idea -- Taming technology -- Protecting the planet -- Nature-driven design -- Design as art -- Contextual craft -- Interactive objects -- Unaccustomed materials -- Flights of fantasy
Control code
ocn777911953
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
208 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780393733044
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011028210
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)777911953

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