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Clients

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...A person or body in charge of procuring products or services is called a client. Design clients can be manufacturers or suppliers of products or services, publishers or communication agencies, public or private care providers or any other...

Isometric

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Isometric plans are used to represent a product assembly/component in three dimensions, showing three sides all in dimensional proportion. Perspective is removed as all sides are presented with 90-degree corners. Vertical lines are drawn...

Gutenberg Diagram

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Gutenberg Diagram is a diagram illustrating the Western reader’s typical viewing pattern when presented with a page of content having no significant established visual hierarchy. In it, there are four defined quadrants of a page: Primary...

Intuition

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Used as a verb, intuition designates the cognitive process of knowing something or of making a decision without conscious reasoning or prior rational consideration. Used as a noun, it designates that very knowledge, that is, the mental...

Repetition

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Visual repetition is the use of similar elements within a composition or design, which leads the eye to make a visual connection between similar objects. For example, a series of straight lines of the same length, width, and direction...

Framing

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Framing consists of ascribing a particular theoretical perspective to a context, for example, modernist, positivist, and so on. Frames hold, explicitly or implicitly, assumptions of cause-and-effect relationships of how societies function...

Crace & Co.

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

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...In 1768, Edward Crace (1725–99) established the Crace dynasty of decorators in London. His son John Crace joined the firm and collaborated with Sir John Soane on some important interior commissions. However, Crace’s most important works...

France & Søn

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 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...France & Søn (1948–64) was one of Denmark’s most famous furniture manufacturers of the twentieth century. The business started as a partnership between British businessman Charles France and his Danish partner Eric Daverkosen. In the early...

Karmann, Wilhelm (1871–1952)

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 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Wilhelm Karmann GmbH was established in 1901 and grew to become the largest independent motor vehicle manufacturing company in Germany. The company has been involved in the design, production, and assembly of parts for manufacturers...

Kåge, Wilhelm (1889–1960)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Swedish artist and designer best known for his innovative ceramic designs, Kåge began his career by studying applied arts at the Tekniska Skolan of the University College of Arts, Crafts and Design in Stockholm, Sweden. He completed his...