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  • Buying & Selling Antiques & Collectiblesby Joan Bingham; Don Bingham

    Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 14.99

    Written for both beginners and experienced collectors, this antiques guide provides descriptions of some of the more prized antiques and collectibles, and explains how to find them and how to resell them. How can you recognize depression glass? How do you find valuable antiques at garage sales? And how can you get into the antiques business yourself?... more...

  • Thinking Contemporary Curatingby Terry Smith; Kate Fowle

    Independent Curators International 2012; US$ 19.95

    What is contemporary curatorial thought? Current discourse on the topic is heating up with a new cocktail of bold ideas and ethical imperatives. these include: cooperative curating, especially with artists; the reimagination of museums; curating as knowledge production; the historicization of exhibitionmaking; and commitment to extra-artworld participatory... more...

  • Folk Arts of Japanby Hugo Munsterberg; Soetsu Yanagi

    Tuttle Publishing 2012; US$ 24.99

    With dozens of lovely photographs and insightful commentary, The Folk Arts of Japan deals with a rediscovered branch of Japanese art. Although these folkcraft creations have their roots in the country's ancient and colorful art tradition, their unassuming grace makes them unmistakably in harmony with modern functional design. The author, Dr.... more...

  • Einführung in das Methodische Konstruierenby Paul Naefe

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 29.99

    Dieses Lehrbuch orientiert sich an den VDI-Richtlinien 2221 und 2222. Ausgehend von der Beschreibung der betrieblichen Einordnung der Konstruktion wird anschaulich dargestellt, wie auf der Basis der Systemtechnik die Tätigkeit des Konstruierens mit methodischer Unterstützung effizient, zielsicher und mit optimalem Ergebnis erfolgen kann. Die Beschreibung... more...

  • Designing To Avoid Disasterby Thomas Fisher

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 39.95

    Recent catastrophic events, such as the I-35W bridge collapse, New Orleans flooding, the BP oil spill, Port au Prince's destruction by earthquake, Fukushima nuclear plant's devastation by tsunami, the Wall Street investment bank failures, and the housing foreclosure epidemic and the collapse of housing prices, all stem from what author Thomas Fisher... more...

  • Designlandschaft Österreichby Tulga Beyerle; Karin Hirschberger

    Birkhäuser 2006; US$ 48.95

    »Designlandschaft Österreich«offeriert einen leicht fassbaren Überblick über die österreichische Designkultur von 1900 bis zur Gegenwart; dies vor dem Hintergrund der äußerst bewegten Industriegeschichte des Landes. Dabei werden die wesentlichen Aspekte in Form von Essays renommierter Experten erläutert. more...

  • The Antiques Magpieby Marc Allum

    Icon Books Ltd 2013; US$ 10.19

    A fascinating compendium of absorbing history, stories, facts, anecdotes and puzzles from the world of antiques more...

  • Designers Don't Readby Austin Howe; Fredrik Averin

    Allworth Press 2010; US$ 19.99

    Austin Howe is a creative director, writer, advocate, and cheerleader for design-but not a designer. He believes in the wonder and exuberance of someone who gets paid-by clients to do what he loves.? Howe places immense value on curiosity and passion to help designers develop a point of view, a strong voice. He explores the creative process and conceptualization,... more...

  • An Anthology of Theories and Models of Designby Amaresh Chakrabarti; Lucienne T. M. Blessing

    Springer London 2014; US$ 179.00

    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...

  • Japanese Designby Patricia J. Graham

    Tuttle Publishing 2014; US$ 24.99

    This Japanese design book presents the arts, aesthetics and culture of Japan with over 160 stunning color photos and extensive historical and cultural commentary . The Japanese sensibility often possesses an intuitive, emotional appeal, whether it's a silk kimono, a carefully raked garden path, an architectural marvel, a teapot, or a contemporary... more...