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The Resource Design as art, Bruno Munari ; translated by Patrick Creagh

Design as art, Bruno Munari ; translated by Patrick Creagh

Label
Design as art
Title
Design as art
Statement of responsibility
Bruno Munari ; translated by Patrick Creagh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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Munari, Bruno
Dewey number
745.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Creagh, Patrick
Series statement
Penguin modern classics
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  • Design
  • Art and design
Label
Design as art, Bruno Munari ; translated by Patrick Creagh
Link
http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz288049454inh.htm
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published (in Italian) by Editori Laterza, 1966
  • Originally published in translation by Pelican Books, c1971
  • Translation of: Arte come mestiere
  • Various printings
Bar code
  • 31223102500957
  • 31223126206540
  • 31223102500940
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : The useless machines -- Design as art -- Designers and stylists : what is a designer? ; Pure and applied ; A living language ; A rose is a rose is a ; The stylists ; Mystery art -- Visual design : Character building ; The shape of words ; Poems and telegrams ; Two in one ; A language of signs and symbols? ; 12,000 different colors -- Graphic design : Poster with a central image ; Poster without end ; Children's books -- Industrial design : Micro-art ; How one lives in a traditional Japanese house ; What is bamboo? ; A spontaneous form ; A prismatic lamp ; Wear and teat ; Orange, peas and rose ; A piece of travelling sculpture ; Luxuriously appointed gentlemen's apartments ; Knives, forks, and spoons ; And that's not all ; Fancy goods -- Research design : Iris ; Growth and explosion ; Concave-convex forms ; The tetracone ; Yang-yin ; Moiré ; Direct projection ; Projections with polarized light ; The square ; The circle ; An arrow can lose its feathers but not its point ; Theoretical reconstruction of imaginary objects ; Exercises in topology, or rubber-sheet geometry ; Two fountains, nine spheres -- Appendix : the machines of my childhood (1924)
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780141035819
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 966049618
  • (OCoLC)214305771
Label
Design as art, Bruno Munari ; translated by Patrick Creagh
Link
http://swbplus.bsz-bw.de/bsz288049454inh.htm
Publication
Note
  • Originally published (in Italian) by Editori Laterza, 1966
  • Originally published in translation by Pelican Books, c1971
  • Translation of: Arte come mestiere
  • Various printings
Bar code
  • 31223102500957
  • 31223126206540
  • 31223102500940
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : The useless machines -- Design as art -- Designers and stylists : what is a designer? ; Pure and applied ; A living language ; A rose is a rose is a ; The stylists ; Mystery art -- Visual design : Character building ; The shape of words ; Poems and telegrams ; Two in one ; A language of signs and symbols? ; 12,000 different colors -- Graphic design : Poster with a central image ; Poster without end ; Children's books -- Industrial design : Micro-art ; How one lives in a traditional Japanese house ; What is bamboo? ; A spontaneous form ; A prismatic lamp ; Wear and teat ; Orange, peas and rose ; A piece of travelling sculpture ; Luxuriously appointed gentlemen's apartments ; Knives, forks, and spoons ; And that's not all ; Fancy goods -- Research design : Iris ; Growth and explosion ; Concave-convex forms ; The tetracone ; Yang-yin ; Moiré ; Direct projection ; Projections with polarized light ; The square ; The circle ; An arrow can lose its feathers but not its point ; Theoretical reconstruction of imaginary objects ; Exercises in topology, or rubber-sheet geometry ; Two fountains, nine spheres -- Appendix : the machines of my childhood (1924)
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
223 p.
Isbn
9780141035819
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 966049618
  • (OCoLC)214305771

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