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Introduction: 1850–1900

Performance, Fashion and The Modern Interior : From the Victorians to Today

Berg, 2011

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...Oskar Mothes’s idealized interiors In 1879, the German architect and cultural historian Oskar Mothes (1828–1903) published an extraordinary interior design manual entitled Unser Heim im Schmucke der Kunst (Our Home Embellished...

Introduction: 1900–1940

Performance, Fashion and The Modern Interior : From the Victorians to Today

Berg, 2011

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...The interiors of the first decades of the twentieth century have been accounted for largely through the lens of a progressive modernist architectural ideology. Prioritizing discourses of efficiency, innovation, technology and purpose...

Introduction: 1970–Present

Patricia Lara-Betancourt

Patricia Lara-Betancourt is a researcher at the Modern Interiors Research Centre (MIRC) at the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture at Kingston University, UK. Her research focuses on themes of modernity, representation and identity. She is a co-editor of Performance, Fashion and the Modern Interior: from the Victorians to Today (Bloomsbury Academic, 2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Performance, Fashion and The Modern Interior : From the Victorians to Today

Berg, 2011

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...The period since 1970 has witnessed the emergence of a new cultural landscape, partly the result of the social, political and economic conditions created by the Cold War. With the demise of communism as a viable economic and political...

Appendix of Sources

Design: Critical and Primary Sources Volume 4 : Development, Globalization, Sustainability

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Volume 1 Design Reform, Modernism, and Modernization PART 1: THE DESIGNER 1. ‘On Ornament, Especially Referring to Woven Fabrics’, Henry Cole The Journal of Design and Manufactures, 1 (1849): 56–58. Published...
...Overview Of Contents The collection of original papers forming this Handbook has been assembled to facilitate access to recent thought and research in the study of visual culture. The volume has been organized into five main...

Conclusion

Robert Clay

Robert Clay is Principal Lecturer in Industrial and Product Design, School of Arts and Media, University of Teesside, Middlesbrough. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Beautiful Thing : An Introduction to Design

Berg, 2009

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...Hopefully these chapters will have encouraged you to think more deeply about the relationships between design and beauty. The first and most important attribute in learning more about beauty and its creation, is your own sensual joy...

Conclusion

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practicing graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numerous books on graphic design, branding and packaging. He currently teaches the Graphic Design BA at the University of Brighton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paul Harris

Paul Harris is a freelance writer and editor. His work has appeared extensively in magazines and journals in both the US and the UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Graphic Design

AVA Publishing SA, 2007

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...This book aims to enhance the understanding and appreciation of graphic design by providing a reference to the many terms used within the discipline, in addition to providing an insight into some of the historic and cultural aspects...

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Judy Attfield

Judith Attfield is Senior Lecturer in History and Design at the Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wild Things : The Material Culture of Everyday Life

Berg, 2000

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...Lou Reed's song A Walk on the Wild Side recorded in 1972, ‘A Walk On the Wild Side’ by Lou Reed (© Copyright; 1971 by Dunbar Music Inc. & Oakfield Avenue Music Ltd for the World and © Copyright 1973 by Sunbury Music Ltd. London...

Municipal Vandalism: Tyranny, Confrontation and Resistance

Eleanor Herring

Eleanor Herring lectures in design history at Glasgow School of Art, Scotland, in product design at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and in fashion and sustainability at ESMOD, Berlin, Germany. She has published articles in various edited volumes and conference proceedings. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Street Furniture Design : Contesting Modernism in Post-War Britain

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...While many of the decisions that shaped post-war street furniture were made away from the public gaze in private local government committee meetings – at which few of those attending were trained in matters of design – central government...

Introduction: The Material Culture of Everyday Life

Judy Attfield

Judith Attfield is Senior Lecturer in History and Design at the Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Wild Things : The Material Culture of Everyday Life

Berg, 2000

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...This is a contradictory project, because although its main focus is on the material object it is not really about things in themselves, but about how people make sense of the world through physical objects, what psychoanalytic theory calls...