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Guixé, Martí (1964–)

Sorcha O’Brien

Sorcha O’Brien teaches Design History and Theory to Product and Furniture Design students in Kingston University, UK. 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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...Spanish interior designer and self-declared “ex-designer,” Guixé graduated from Elisava in 1985 in interior design and received a Masters from Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan in 1986. Guixé’s work attempts to both solve design...

Heatherwick, Thomas (1970–)

Sorcha O’Brien

Sorcha O’Brien teaches Design History and Theory to Product and Furniture Design students in Kingston University, UK. 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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...British furniture designer, architect, and sculptor, Heatherwick trained at Manchester Polytechnic and the Royal College of Art, before opening London-based Heatherwick Studios in 1994. His work runs the gamut of 3D forms, from a handbag...

Bouroullec, Ronan (1971–) and Erwan (1976–)

Sorcha O’Brien

Sorcha O’Brien teaches Design History and Theory to Product and Furniture Design students in Kingston University, UK. 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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...French furniture, industrial, and interior designers, the Bouroullec brothers trained at the École Nationale des Arts Décoratifs in Paris and at the École des Beaux-Arts in Cergy-Pontoise, exhibiting their Disintegrated Kitchen at the 1997...

Rittel, Horst (1930–90)

Sorcha O’Brien

Sorcha O’Brien teaches Design History and Theory to Product and Furniture Design students in Kingston University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 3

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...German design theorist and educator who trained as a mathematician and with experience in developing design aids for engineers, Rittel was Professor of Design Methodology at the Hochschule für Gestaltung at Ulm from 1958 to 1963. He...

Dunne & Raby (Dunne, Anthony 1964–; Raby, Fiona 1963–)

Sorcha O’Brien

Sorcha O’Brien teaches Design History and Theory to Product and Furniture Design students in Kingston University, UK. 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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...British industrial and critical designers, best known for their pioneering work and teaching in the field of critical design, Dunne & Raby first developed their ideas about critical design at the Royal College of Art (RCA) in London...

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...

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...