Published May 1, 2000
by Harry N. Abrams .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||192|
J. Stewart Johnson. American Modern - Design For A New Age. [SN] New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1st. 10 x 10, , color and 30 black & white photographs, pictorial boards. Fine/Fine. The book accompanies a traveling exhibition o. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for American Modern, Design for a New Age by Stewart J. Johnson (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! "American Modern Deign for a New Age presents more than important works by some fifty designers who led this movement, among them Norman Bel Geddes, Donald Deskey, Henry Dreyfuss, Paul Frankl, William Lescaze, Raymond Loewy, Gilbert Rohde, Eliel Saarinen, Walter Dorwin Teague, Kem Weber, and Russel Wright. Nicolas Maffei; American Modern, – Design for a New Age, Journal of Design History, Vol Issue 4, 1 January , Pages –, hor: Nicolas Maffei.
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American Modern, – Design for a New Age. –February 4, Buy Tickets Exhibitions are free with Museum admission. Share which bore a striking resemblance to the ray guns used by such contemporary comic-book heroes as Flash Gordon and Buck Rogers. York, ), American Modern deals only with the fifteen years spanning the Exposition International des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes in Paris and the Industrial Design exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. This narrow focus is not wholly inappropri-ate since American Modern was published in conjunction. American Modern, — Design for a New Age is accompanied by a fully illustrated catalogue (published by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., in association with the American Federation of Arts) that includes an essay by J. Stewart Johnson. It will be available in the Metropolitan Museum's bookshop in hardcover for $ and in softcover for $ American Modern was a distinct American design aesthetic formed in the period between and World War II. Created by a pioneering group of designers, architects and artists, this movement is distinguished by the absence of traditional ornament, the use of new technologies and materials, and the application of mass-production techniques to.