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Museu do Design e da Moda (MUDE) (Museum of Design), Lisbon (1999–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Museu do Design e da Moda (MUDE) (Museum of Design) was first inaugurated in 1999 at the Belem Cultural Centre in Lisbon to house the design collection of businessman Francisco Capelo. In the early 2000s, the collection was sold...

Tenreiro, Joaquim (1906–92)

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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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Tenreiro was a Portuguese furniture designer and fine artist in mid-twentieth-century Brazil. His virtuoso crafted pieces reveal a sensitive combination of vernacular values and modern aesthetics, intimately bound to Brazilian culture. Born...

Portuguese Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The study of Portuguese design immediately raises the issue of how a country with an emerging industrial process, technological backwardness, and the existence of a long dictatorship (1926–74), with strongly isolationist, repressive...

Pattern

Robert Harland

Robert Harland is a lecturer in visual communication at Loughborough University, UK. He has published articles in a number of academic journals and conference proceedings. Before moving into academia, he ran his own graphic design practice, Harland Design. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Graphic Design in Urban Environments

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book Chapter

...‘If the ensemble is a truckdriver plus a traffic sign, the graphic design of the sign must fit the demands made on it by the driver’s eye’. Introduction Ideas about the city image and its elements have been...

National Institute for Industrial Research (Instituto Nacional de Investigação Industrial) (INII), Portugal (1959–79)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Instituto Nacional de Investigação Industrial (INII) (National Institute for Industrial Research) was established in 1959 by the Portuguese New State’s dictatorship and under a program for industrial development ran in the 1950s...

Italy, Germany, the Soviet Union, and Portugal 1922–1940

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

...Introduction No single model characterizes the way design was managed in the European dictatorial regimes from the 1920s to World War II. Benito Mussolini became Italy’s Prime Minister in 1922...