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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

eBook

...Photography by Xavier YoungWorking studios are bases to work in and run a freelance business from – they could be shared spaces or spare rooms in homes. Studios can operate as the illustrator’s library or archive of visual reference...

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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 Typography

AVA Publishing SA, 2010

eBook

...A workplace for the practice of an art, such as design or typography. A studio is a place where like-minded individuals work to produce type and designs. A studio is equipped with all necessary elements to facilitate the creative processes,...

Agency

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The term “agency” refers to a service-based company that offers a range of skills and know-how in creating specific goods. The nature of goods—tangible or intangible—determines an agency’s market differentiation, for example, design...

Chalmers, Sylvia (1928–2007)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Scottish textile designer, trained at the Glasgow School of Art during the late 1940s. During the 1950s, she designed for Heal’s and Elizabeth Eaton Ltd and won gold medals for her designs at the Milan Triennale in 1954. Influenced...

Byrdcliffe Art Colony (1902–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Byrdcliffe is an artist colony located in the Catskill Mountains just outside the town of Woodstock, New York. Founded in 1902 by a wealthy Englishman Ralph Radcliffe Whitehead (1854–1929), who had studied at Balliol College, Oxford...

Art Direction

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Art Direction is the formulation of the visual manifestation of artistic initiatives in various creative professions such as advertising, fashion, film production, theater, magazine publishing, and digital and product design. The art...

Push Pin Studios

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

eBook

...Founded in New York by Milton Glaser, Seymour Chwast, Reynold Ruffins and Edward Sorel in 1954. The studio responded to the minimal modernist international design style of the 1960s and had an illustrative, conceptual, inventive, humorous...

Bjørn & Bernadotte (1949–64)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Bjørn & Bernadotte was a Scandinavian industrial design studio. Sigvard Bernadotte (1907–2002), Swedish Count and industrial designer, and Danish architect Acton Bjørn (1910–92) established the first Scandinavian industrial design studio...

Ruhlmann, Jacques-Émile (1879–1933)

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

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...Born in Paris in 1879, Jacques-Émile Ruhlmann took over the family decorating business in 1907. In 1911, the couturier Jacques Doucet encouraged him to exhibit his furniture and decorative objects. They were first seen at the 1913 Salon...

Studio Alchimia (1977–92)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Founded by Alessandro and Adriana Guerriero and Bruno and Giorgio Gregori, the Milan-based Studio Alchimia brought together designers such as Ettore Sottsass, Andrea Branzi, Paola Navone, Michele de Lucchi, and many others. The group’s work...