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  • Sensuous Surfacesby Jonathan Hay

    Reaktion Books 2010; US$ 63.00

    With Sensuous Surfaces , Jonathan Hay offers one of the most richly illustrated and in-depth introductions to the decorative arts of Ming and Qing dynasty China to date. Examining an immense number of works, he explores the materials and techniques, as well as the effects of patronage and taste, that together have formed a loose system of informal... more...

  • Introduction to Graphic Design Methodologies and Processesby John Bowers

    Wiley 2012; US$ 55.00 US$ 47.67

    A concise, visually based introduction to graphic design methodologies Graphic design has emerged as a discipline complete with a body of scholarly literature devoted to its underlying theory. Introduction to Graphic Design Methodologies and Processes contributes to this expanding discourse by illustrating the value of qualitative and quantitative... more...

  • Les Arts decoratifsby Albert Jaquemart

    Parkstone International 2015; US$ 9.95

    Du Moyen Âge à l'Époque contemporaine, l'art décoratif peut être défini par les matériaux, le design et les objets artistiques utilisés à la fois en architecture urbaine et en architecture d'intérieur. Comme beaucoup d'autres formes d'art, l'art décoratif continue à se développer, ajoutant à l'utilité de simples pièces comme des chaises une dimension... more...

  • Antiques on the Cheapby James W. McKenzie

    Storey Publishing, LLC 2012; US$ 15.95

    Get the inside scoop on every aspect of antiquing - buying, cleaning, repairing, embellishing, refinishing, restoring, and selling. You'll find expert advice for getting great deals at auctions, flea markets, and shops, and you'll learn how to spot items that can be repaired to increase their value. Advice for selling antiques at flea markets, on... more...

  • Limited Editionby Sophie Lovell

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 83.95

    Limited Edition ist das neue Schlagwort im Möbeldesign. Die Nachfrage nach Einzelstücken steigt mehr und mehr. Designer zelebrieren mit Prototypen, Unikaten und limitierten Produktserien einen Individualitätskult für alle Preisklassen: Möbel-Prototypen, schon immer Bestandteil des industriellen Enwurfsprozesses, werden jetzt aus der... more...

  • Patternby Andrea Gleiniger; Georg Vrachliotis; Andrea Gleiniger; Georg Vrachliotis

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 32.00

    As models and paradigms, patterns have been helping to orient architects since the Middle Ages. But patterns are also the basis of the history of ornament, an aesthetic phenomenon that links all times and cultures at a fundamental level. Ornament – and hence pattern as well – was abolished by the avant-garde in the first half of the twentieth century,... more...

  • Digitale Welt und Gestaltungby Tomás Maldonado

    Birkhäuser 2007; US$ 48.95

    An den Hochschulen für Design und Kunst im deutschen Sprachraum entwickelt sich das Designstudium zur wissenschaftlichen Disziplin. Der wohl wichtigste Akteur in diesem Umfeld ist Tomás Maldonado. Bevor er zum Rektor der HfG Ulm (Hochschule für Gestaltung) gewählt wurde, trat er mit einer Neuausrichtung der Grundlehre hervor. Er setzte... more...

  • Access for Allby Wolfgang Christ

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 62.95

    Access and accessibility are central themes in architecture and urbanism. The goal is to make buildings accessible both horizontally and vertically, as well as to provide them with technical infrastructure. But the aim is also to ensure the accessibility of whole streets, routes, parks, and squares, and even entire cities and regions. Today, access... more...