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Design Observer (2003–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Design Observer, a design website founded in 2003, has contributors that are design professionals and lecturers based across the United States, London, Berlin, and Paris. The site includes an archive of over 1,000 essays on design...

Epilogue: Towards design culture as practice

Guy Julier

Guy Julier is Professor of Design Culture at the University of Brighton and the Victoria and Albert Museum, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Anders V. Munch

Anders V. Munch is Professor of Design Culture at the University of Southern Denmark. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Design Culture : Objects and Approaches

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book Chapter

...The contributions of this book demonstrate the complex configurations of design culture by approaching very different layers and topics through various disciplinary and multi and interdisciplinary approaches. This underlines...

Swiping Left on Empathy: Gamification and Commodification of the (Inter)face

Ethics in Design and Communication : Critical Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

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...The phrase “swipe left,” now synonymous with universal rejection, is a colloquialism emblematic of the online dating gesture and its ubiquity.Raju Mudhar, “Tinder’s Swipe Interface Gets Swiped by Other Apps,” The Star, August 6, 2014...

21_21 Design Sight, Tokyo

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Chapter

...21_21 Design Sight is the first design museum in Japan. After the Design Museum opened in 1986 in London, other museums dedicated to design opened subsequently in New York, Berlin, Zürich, Helsinki, and other cities. However...

Design Museum, Gent (1903–)

Javier Gimeno-Martínez

Javier Gimeno-Martínez is an assistant professor at the VU University Amsterdam in the Netherlands. His work has been published in various journals including ‘Interiors’ and ‘Design and Culture’, and he has contributed chapters to several edited volumes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The Gent Design Museum dates back to 1903, when, after the foundation of the Union des Arts Industriels et Décoratifs, Henri Nowé, chair of the Museum’s acquisitions committee in its early years, chiefly collected period furniture to fill...

Colonial Williamsburg (1926–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Chapter

...Colonial Williamsburg is a living museum of eighteenth-century American life. Starting in 1926 during a period of American Revivalist interests, the collaborative efforts of Dr. W. A. R. Goodwin and John D. Rockefeller preserved...

Designed to Destroy: Action Film Interiors and the Construction of Killscapes

Screen Interiors : From Country Houses to Cosmic Heterotopias

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

Book Chapter

...In Hollywood, the action film has been one of the most prolific and popular genres for several decades.Barry Langford, Film Genre: Hollywood and Beyond (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2005), 233. Since the 1980s, films such as Rambo...

Agent Bruce Mau and the Audacity of Design

Design and Agency : Critical Perspectives on Identities, Histories, and Practices

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book Chapter

...In the first quarter of the twenty-first century, Canadian-born, Chicago-based Bruce Mau has served as a key agent in reviving the exhibition/spectacle format as a tool for idealistic design propaganda. In this role, he has won design...
...‘Can you make your own job?’ the mayor of Rockford, Illinois, asked of unemployed people in his city (Ludwig 2013). Mayor Larry Morrissey has partnered with the online craft marketplace Etsy to retrain people in the city to make their own...

Analogue

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Chapter

...The word analogue entered the English language in the nineteenth century and derives from a similar word in French. Much like the word analogy (which has been a part of English since the fifteenth century) its origins trace back...