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Charles Robert Ashbee

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...British designer, architect, entrepreneur, and social reformer, Ashbee was associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement and Art Nouveau. He designed for metalwork, jewelry, furniture, and textiles. Born in London, Ashbee was educated...

Jan Tschichold

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...Tschichold was a German typographer and type designer, educator, and writer, who was born in Leipzig, and worked in Leipzig, Berlin, Munich, Basel, and London. “A designer of quite exceptional assurance in giving visual and material form...

René Lalique

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...Lalique was a French glass designer and jeweler. In 1872, he enrolled in the Coll.ge Turgot, Paris, where he developed his drawing and sketching skills. Lalique was apprenticed to the goldsmith Louis Aucoc in 1874, while also attending...

László Moholy-Nagy

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...Moholy-Nagy, a Hungarian painter, photographer, filmmaker, designer, sculptor, educator, and theorist, was born in Bacsborsod and lived and worked in Budapest, Berlin, Weimar, Dessau, London, and Chicago. Throughout his career...
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...Charles Francis Annesley Voysey was a British architect and designer of furniture, metalwork, textiles, and wallpapers, whose work is associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement. Born in Yorkshire, Voysey was articled to the architect J...

Antoni Gaudí

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...A Catalan architect and designer most well known for his remarkable designs created in and around Barcelona, Gaudí was initially influenced by the work of Viollet-le-Duc and the geometry of the Gothic, and had developed a respect for crafts...

Margaret MacDonald

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...Margaret Macdonald was a Scottish artist and designer known for embroidery, gesso panels, graphic work, metalwork, and textiles. Born in England and later moving to Glasgow, she attended the Glasgow School of Art from 1890, where she began...

William Morris

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...William Morris, a designer, craftsman, writer, and political campaigner associated with the Arts and Crafts Movement, was born in Great Britain and worked there. Morris was concerned about the industrialization of British manufacture...

Marianne Brandt

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...German born designer Marianne Brandt studied painting and sculpture at the Hochschule für Bildende Kunst  from 1911 to 1918. In 1924 she joined the preliminary course of the Staatliches Bauhaus in Weimar, where she attended a range...
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...British architect, designer, theorist, and writer, Pugin is well known for his contribution to the Gothic Revival Movement through his buildings, designs, and writings such as Contrasts (1836) and the True Principles of Pointed or Christian...