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Liebes, Dorothy (1899–1972)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Weaver and textile designer from north California, who worked in San Francisco during the 1930s, moving to New York in 1948, Liebes was modernist in her outlook, influenced by the Bauhaus, and saw herself freed from the design and material...

Larsen, Jack Lenor (1927–)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...American textile designer and weaver, originally from Seattle, Larsen spent his early career in Los Angeles teaching weaving, influenced by the work of Dorothy Liebes and the Bauhaus weavers. He moved to New York in 1952 to create...

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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

Encyclopedia Article

...Founded in 1912, as the Metal Office Furniture Company in Grand Rapids, Michigan, the company specialized in manufacturing furniture, including filing cabinets and safes, from sheet metal. In 1915, they marketed the first fireproof steel...

Organic Design

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Organic Design refers to both an aesthetic style and a design movement, which draw on nature for their process and contextualization within a natural setting. Rounded and expressive forms, asymmetrical lines, free-flowing curves, linear...

The Evolution of Workspace Design: From the Machine to the Network

The Handbook of Interior Architecture and Design

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Book Chapter

...All branches of interior design are shaped to an extent by their social, economic, and political histories. But there can be few areas of specialist practice so decisively molded by the powerful circumstances of their origins than modern...

A Place of No Return: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Undomestic Ennis House in Film

Archi.Pop : Mediating Architecture in Popular Culture

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book Chapter

...Appreciation is extended to Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer of the Frank Lloyd Wright Archives and Sandra Joy Aguilar, formerly of the Warner Brothers Archives at the University of Southern California.Frank Lloyd Wright’s Ennis-Brown House (1924...

Frank Lloyd Wright

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...Wright was an American architect and interior and furniture designer. Although trained as an engineer at the University of Wisconsin, Frank Lloyd Wright started his career working in the architectural offices of Dankmar Adler and Louis...

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867–1959)

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

Encyclopedia Article

...Wright was an American architect and interior and furniture designer. Although trained as an engineer at the University of Wisconsin, Frank Lloyd Wright started his career working in the architectural offices of Dankmar Adler...

Prairie School

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...The Prairie School architectural movement took hold in the Mid-Western United States from about 1900 until the First World War. There was no single cohesive name for the style during the period of its popularity in the early twentieth...

Rethinking Flow and the Relationship between Indoors and Out: California, c. 1945–c. 1965

Flow : Interior, landscape and architecture in the era of liquid modernity

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

Book Chapter

...“We believe in California … homes complete with patio, pool and poodle … indoor-outdoor living.” (Californian 1947) Introduction This chapter challenges a postwar Modernist mantra, namely, the seamless...