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Freud, Sigmund (1856–1939)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Freud is the Austrian theorist whose ideas about man’s psychology and theories of the human psyche created the discipline of psychoanalysis as a structural model of personality and thus revolutionized Western readings of human...

Museum für Angewandte Kunst (MAK) (Museum of Applied Arts), Vienna (1863–)

Clive Edwards

Clive Edwards is Professor in Design History at Loughborough University, UK. His authored works include: Interior Design: A Critical Introduction (Bloomsbury 2010), Encyclopedia of Furnishing Textiles, Floorcoverings and Home Furnishing Practices 1200-1950 (2007); Turning Houses into Homes (2005), Encyclopaedia of Furniture Materials Trades and Techniques (2000), Twentieth Century Furniture, its materials, manufacture and markets (1994), and Victorian Furniture, Technology and Design (1993). He has also contributed a number of articles to the Encyclopedia of Interior Design (1997), and has published a number of scholarly articles and essays in edited works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Museum für Angewandte Kunst (MAK) (Museum of Applied Arts) was founded in 1863 as the k.k. Österreichischen Museum für Kunst und Industrie (Imperial and Royal Austrian Museum of Art and Industry). Like a number of other museums founded...

Vienna Secession

Mark Wigan

Mark Wigan was subject leader for illustration at Camberwell College, UK, and later for Graphic Design at the University of Salford, UK. He is currently a lecturer in illustration at Hull College, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Illustration

AVA Publishing SA, 2009

Book Chapter

...A section of The Beethoven Frieze (1902) by Austrian painter, illustrator and co-founder of the Vienna Secession, Gustav Klimt. Klimt is renowned for his decorative and erotic images of the female body.A Group Formed by Young Artists Who...

Biedermeier

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Biedermeier period refers to an era in Central European history, primarily in the countries of the German confederation, between 1815, the year of the Congress of Vienna, and 1848, the year of political upheavals. While in political...

Wiener Kunstgewerbeschule (Vienna School of Arts and Crafts) (1867–)

Clive Edwards

Clive Edwards is Professor in Design History at Loughborough University, UK. His authored works include: Interior Design: A Critical Introduction (Bloomsbury 2010), Encyclopedia of Furnishing Textiles, Floorcoverings and Home Furnishing Practices 1200-1950 (2007); Turning Houses into Homes (2005), Encyclopaedia of Furniture Materials Trades and Techniques (2000), Twentieth Century Furniture, its materials, manufacture and markets (1994), and Victorian Furniture, Technology and Design (1993). He has also contributed a number of articles to the Encyclopedia of Interior Design (1997), and has published a number of scholarly articles and essays in edited works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Wiener Kunstbewerbeschule (Vienna School of Arts and Crafts) was founded by Rudolf von Eitelberger, Vienna’s first professor of art history. Originally developed as an outgrowth of the Museum für Angewandte Kunst...

Sagmeister, Stefan (1962–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Austrian-born designer, artist, and public speaker, Sagmeister moved from Bregenz to Lower Manhattan in 1993 and has worked and lived there ever since. Although he began his studies in engineering, a job working as a writer, as well...

Peche, Dagobert (1887–1923)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Peche was an Austrian designer born in Salzburg. After completing his architectural studies in Vienna in 1911, he went on to produce many decorative designs for fabrics and ceramics. Although his early work tended to be of a baroque flavor,...

Bayer, Herbert (1900–85)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Austrian graphic designer and typographer, and notable member of the Bauhaus, in 1919 Herbert Bayer was apprenticed under the artist Georg Schmidthammer, and in 1921, he joined the Darmstadt Artists Colony, where he was introduced...

Porsche Design (1972–)

Clive Edwards

Clive Edwards is Professor in Design History at Loughborough University, UK. His authored works include: Interior Design: A Critical Introduction (Bloomsbury 2010), Encyclopedia of Furnishing Textiles, Floorcoverings and Home Furnishing Practices 1200-1950 (2007); Turning Houses into Homes (2005), Encyclopaedia of Furniture Materials Trades and Techniques (2000), Twentieth Century Furniture, its materials, manufacture and markets (1994), and Victorian Furniture, Technology and Design (1993). He has also contributed a number of articles to the Encyclopedia of Interior Design (1997), and has published a number of scholarly articles and essays in edited works. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Ferdinand Alexander Porsche (1935–2012), grandson of Ferdinand Porsche, left the eponymous motor company in 1972 and set up his own design studio under the name Porsche Design, in Zell am See, Austria. The business concentrates on luxury...

Real and Imagined Networks of an Émigré Biography: Victor J. Papanek Social Designer

Alison J. Clarke

Alison J. Clarke is Professor of Design History and Theory, Director of the Victor J. Papanek Foundation at the University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Émigré Cultures in Design and Architecture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...The role of the creative and intellectual émigré in “de-provincializing” the American mind, “up-grading” culture from a marginal position of exile and outsider, has evolved as a familiar tenet utilized in framing the biographies...