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Asociación Colombiana de Diseñadores (ACD) (Association of Colombian Designers) (1976–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Asociación Colombiana de Diseñadores (ACD) (Association of Colombian Designers) was founded in 1976 by Proexport, Colombia’s Government Trade Office, and under the recommendation of the European Economic Community. ACD was formed during...

Colombian Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Colombia occupies a strategic location in northwestern South America, with territory that includes Caribbean Islands and Pacific coastline. Its population of 47.3 million comes from the mixing of Spanish colonizers, Africans brought...

Republican Homes: Modern Flows in Domestic Architecture in Santa Fé de Bogotá, 1820–1900

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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Flow : Interior, landscape and architecture in the era of liquid modernity

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

Book Chapter

...The transformation of the bourgeois home in Santa Fé de Bogotá, the capital of the new Republic of Colombia in the nineteenth century, started with the inherited and traditional Hispanic type of dwelling, that of rooms surrounding an inner...

Latin America: Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela, and Uruguay 1900–1939

Victor Margolin

Victor Margolin is Professor Emeritus of Design History at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is a founding editor and now co-editor of the academic design journal Design Issues. His many books include: The Designed World: images, objects, environments; The Politics of the Artificial: Essays on Design; Design Discourse: history, theory, criticism; Discovering Design: explorations in design studies. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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World History of Design Volume 2 : World War I to World War II

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Encyclopedia Article

...Chile The 20th century began in Chile with the nation’s commitment to parliamentary democracy. It was evident in the formation of new political parties that represented the middle class as well as those formed...

Stirring the Anthropological Imagination: Ontological Design in Spaces of Transition

Design Anthropology : Object Cultures in Transition

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

Book Chapter

...To nourish design’s potentiality for transitions requires a significant reorientation of design from the functionalist and rationalistic traditions from which it emerged, toward a type of rationality and set of practices attuned...

Asociación Latinoamericana de Diseño (Aladi) (Latin American Association of Design) (1980–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Founded in Bogota in 1980, the Asociación Latinoamericana de Diseño (ALADI) (Latin American Association of Design) was formed as a reaction to the views about design forwarded by the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design...