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Ornament

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... that “Ornament your construction, do not construct your ornament” goes some way to explaining the distinctions within the use of ornament.A significant advocate of geometric ornament was the architect and design reformer Owen Jones (1809–74)....

Dyce, William (1806–64)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

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...William Dyce was a Scottish artist, art theorist, designer, design reformer, and administrator. He briefly enrolled at the Royal Academy in 1825, but disliked its teaching methods. His involvement in design education began in 1837, when he...

NATØ (1983–1987)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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... Mark Prizeman, Melanie Sainsbury, and Carlos Villanueva Brandt—were students of Coates’s Unit 10 who came together following the failure of the 1982/3 cohort by external examiners James Stirling and Ed Jones. Then AA director Alvin Boyarsky...

Redgrave, Richard (1804–88)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The painter and design reformer Richard Redgrave was born into industry, the son of the wire fence manufacturer William Redgrave. He entered the Royal Academy Schools in 1826, and his paintings reflect contemporary...

Eiffel Tower, France

Iconic Designs : 50 Stories about 50 Things

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2014

Book Chapter

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...Louis Tauzin (c 1842 1915), La Tour Eiffel colour print, c. 1889, © RMN (Musee d’Orsay) / Herve Lewandowski. Ideation and Production The Eiffel Tower was constructed as the entrance to the Paris...

Eastlake, Charles (1836–1906)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

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...Charles Locke Eastlake is primarily known for his publications, as well as designs for furniture and interior decoration. Initially trained as an architect, in the 1860s he became a freelance journalist. In 1868 he published Hints...