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Gesamtkunstwerk

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...A German concept of the “total work of art,” in which different arts were each to contribute to a scheme without sacrificing their autonomy. The term was first used by the German philosopher Karl Trahndorff in 1827 and later associated...

Holarchy

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Holarchy is a term coined by Arthur Koestler, a Hungarian-British author, first appearing in his 1967 novel The Ghost in the Machine. Holarchy derives from the Greek word “cholos” that signifies something that is simultaneously both a part...

Gestaltung

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...The most frequent translation of the German word gestaltung is design. The complex concept of Gestaltung, which centers on ideas of form and shape, has its roots in German theory of the Gestalt and the Gestalt psychology. Introduced in 1912...