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De Waal, Edmund (1964–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Edmund Arthur Lowndes de Waal OBE (1964–) an artist, author, and now stage designer, was born into a European family in Nottingham, UK, and educated at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, where he obtained a first class degree in English literature...

BIB Design Consultants

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...BIB is a leading British product design consultancy, established by Nick Butler (1942–2012) in London in 1972. BIB is a classic example of a comprehensive design consultancy, as they work with a wide range of design-related issues including...

Art Workers’ Guild, Britain (1884–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The Art Workers’ Guild is an organization of artists, designers, and craftsmen founded in 1884 in London to foster social contact between different artistic practitioners. The Guild shared many of the ideas of the Arts and Crafts movement...

Birtwell, Celia (1941–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Celia Birtwell is a British textile designer, best known for her collaboration with the fashion designer Ossie Clark during the 1960s and the 1970s. Her focus was on designing prints, often on transparent fabrics such as chiffon, voile...

Westwood, Vivienne (1941–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Vivienne Westwood is a British fashion designer. Once considered subversive and antiestablishment and accredited with launching Punk with Malcolm McLaren, Westwood has become the doyenne of British fashion and a Dame of the British Empire....

McQueen, Lee Alexander (1969–2010)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...A British fashion designer, McQueen’s reputation as the bad boy of London fashion with his shocking and extravagant fashion shows—the last, Plato’s Atlantis cost over £1million for just 10 minutes—does not do justice to his skills...

Baskerville, John

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practising graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numberous 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 journalist and teacher, and former Director of the Christian Meditation Centre in London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Typography

AVA Book, 2010

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Cruikshank, George

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 Book, 2009

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Douglas, Mary (1921–2007)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...British anthropologist and social theorist, Douglas was a well-known and prolific writer on a broad range of issues including religion (1993), risk (Douglas, 2002), danger (1983), pollution (2003 [1966]), institutions (1986...

Gill, Eric

Gavin Ambrose

Gavin Ambrose is an author, educator and practising graphic designer whose client base includes the art sector, galleries, publishers and advertising agencies. He has written and designed numberous 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 journalist and teacher, and former Director of the Christian Meditation Centre in London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Typography

AVA Book, 2010

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