Synopses & Reviews
Chronicles major developments in 20th-century design and profiles the key designers who have influenced our everyday lives. From Frank Lloyd Wright to Vivienne Westwood, from sunglasses to sofas, The Look of the Century is the ultimate visual reference to the material world of the last ten decades. Developed in association the Cooper-Hewitt Design Museum, the book examines the objects of our century in a clear, compelling visual format, with lots of information on the century's leading designers and movements.
Designers and illustrators will find the compact volume a valuable reference tool. (Step-by-Step Graphics)
This visual reference examines material objects of the last century in a concise format with information on leading designers and movements.
Table of Contents
The living room -- Kitchen & dining room -- Bathroom, bedroom, & nursery -- Around the house -- Clothing & accessories -- Leisure -- Transportation -- The office -- Graphics, advertising, & packaging -- A-Z of designers.