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Cooper–Hewitt National Design Museum, New York (1897–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Cooper–Hewitt National Design Museum was originally founded in 1897 and located in the Andrew Carnegie Mansion on “Museum Mile” in New York City at 91st Street and Fifth Avenue, the first structural steel private residence ever built...

Butler, Frances (1940–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...American graphic artist, who was born in Missouri, Butler works in textiles, clothing, posters, etchings, sculpture, books, and manuscripts. She graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Masters in Design in 1964. From...

Klein, Calvin (1942–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Klein is an American fashion designer born in the Bronx, New York. He studied apparel design at the Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan. Klein did not graduate from the school, yet he received an honorary doctorate in 2003. On his...

Woolworth, F. W.

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Woolworth was America’s earliest chain of five-and-dime stores, the first of which opened in Utica, New York, in 1878. Though this store failed, Frank Winfield Woolworth opened another in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, which offered pricier 10...

Blizzard Entertainment (1991–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Blizzard Entertainment is an American games development company based in Irvine, California, known as one of the leading creators of real-time strategy games. Their three main intellectual properties include the World of Warcraft...

Roseville

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Roseville was a US art pottery founded in 1892 in Zanesville, Ohio, at a facility formerly operated by J. B. Owens who moved the company from Roseville, Ohio. Products were marketed at a wide price range and the company offered premiums...

Buchanan, Richard

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 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...A professor of design, management, and information systems, Buchanan is well known for leading design into innovative areas of theory and practice, especially interaction design and service design, as well as wider organizational...

Glaser, Milton (1929–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Glaser is an American graphic designer, born in New York and creator of the iconic I [heart] NY logo and Bob Dylan poster. Following his education at the Cooper Union art school, he received a Fulbright scholarship and studied in Italy...

Kirby, Jack

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

Book Chapter

...This is an image taken from the author’s Silver Age Marvel Comics collection. Nicknamed ‘King’, Jack Kirby was a hugely influential and prolific American comic book artist and writer. His dynamic portrayals of urban combat were...

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...