Women Design: Pioneers In Architecture, Industrial, Graphic And Digital Design From The Twentieth Century To The by Libby SellersWomen Design: Pioneers In Architecture, Industrial, Graphic And Digital Design From The Twentieth Century To The by Libby Sellers

Women Design: Pioneers In Architecture, Industrial, Graphic And Digital Design From The Twentieth…

byLibby Sellers

Hardcover | June 7, 2018

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From architects and product designers to textile artists and digital innovators,Women Designprofiles a selection of the most dynamic female designers from the modern era, showcasing their finest work and celebrating their enduring influence.

Design throughout history has been profoundly shaped and enhanced by the creativity of women; as practitioners, commentators, educators and commissioners. But in a narrative that eagerly promotes their male counterparts, their contributions are all too often overlooked. Through 21 engaging profiles,Women Designrediscovers and revels in the work of pioneers such as Eileen Gray, Lora Lamm and Lella Vignelli, while shining a spotlight on modern-day trailblazers including Kazuyo Sejima, Hella Jongerius and Neri Oxman. Richly illustrated with archival imagery, this is a rare glimpse into the working worlds of some of the most influential forces in contemporary design.

Libby Sellers is a design historian, consultant and former senior curator of the Design Museum, London.Her seven years at the Design Museum produced a wealth of exhibitions, including the first UK retrospectives of Marc Newson and Peter Saville, a celebration of the life and work of Eileen Gray, the annual Designer of Year awards and t...
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Title:Women Design: Pioneers In Architecture, Industrial, Graphic And Digital Design From The Twentieth…Format:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 10.25 × 8.25 × 0.88 inPublished:June 7, 2018Publisher:Frances Lincoln AdultLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0711239231

ISBN - 13:9780711239234

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A fascinating insight into the women who have shaped the way we live.
- Elle Decoration