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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 59.95
Diversity and Design explores how design - whether of products, buildings, landscapes, cities, media, or systems - affects diverse members of society. Fifteen case studies in television, marketing, product design, architecture, film, video games, and more, illustrate the profound, though often hidden, consequences design decisions and processes... more...
- Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 129.00
This book looks at causative reasons behind creative acts and stylistic expressions. It explores how creativity is initiated by design cognition and explains relationships between style and creativity. The book establishes a new cognitive theory of style and creativity in design and provides designers with insights into their own cognitive processes... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 240.00
The Routledge Companion to Design Research offers a comprehensive examination of design research, celebrating the plurality of design research and the wide range of conceptual, methodological, technological and theoretical approaches evident in contemporary design research. This volume comprises 39 original and high quality design research chapters... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 149.95
Over the last forty years, graffiti and street-art have become a global phenomenon within the visual arts. Whilst they have increasingly been taken seriously by the art establishment (or perhaps the art market), their academic and popular examination still remains within old debates which argue over whether these acts are vandalism or art, and which... more...
- Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 98.00
This essential and comprehensive Mies monograph focuses in its analysis on Mies? design intentions: it reconstructs the buildings in their orginal state, examines them from the present day persepctive and rediscovers the inspiring architecture of a great modern master.The book presents eighty of Mies' works in chronological order. more...
- Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 98.00
This fundamental and comprehensive monograph on Mies considers his work from the perspective of architectural design. It reconstructs the buildings in their fully realized state while at the same time seeing them from the viewpoint of today?s observer: as qualitatively outstanding architecture that continues to be inspiring, created by a great modern... more...
- transcript 2014; US$ 23.78
Anfang der 1960er Jahre setzten Charles und Ray Eames ihre Ausstellungsarchitektur gezielt als Mittel zur Gestaltung von Raum, Zeit und Kommunikation ein. Durch Umsetzung zeitgenössischer kybernetischer Erkenntnisse zum Informationstransport und durch die Anwendung ausgewählter Ergebnisse aus Wahrnehmungsphysiologie, -psychologie und Kognitionswissenschaften... more...
- Springer London 2014; Not Available
This book gathers significant theories in engineering design: axiomatic design theory, domain theory and theory of technical systems; current models of design; research on processes, creativity and human behavior and philosophical foundations of design. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95
The value of design for contributing to environmental solutions and a sustainable future is increasingly recognised. It spans many spheres of everyday life, and the ethical dimension of design practice that considers environmental, social and economic sustainability is compelling. Approaches to design recognise design as a practice that can transform... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 149.95
Design and Anthropology challenges conventional thinking regarding the nature of design and creativity, in a way that acknowledges the improvisatory skills and perceptual acuity of people. Combining theoretical investigations and documentation of practice based experiments, it addresses methodological questions concerning the re-conceptualisation... more...