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Twentieth Century Design - Charlotte & Peter Fiell

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Twentieth Century Design: The Definitive Guide to Modern Design

A Comprehensive Exploration of Modern Design

Twentieth Century Design by Charlotte and Peter Fiell is the definitive guide to modern design, providing a comprehensive overview of the major movements, designers, and works that have shaped the field over the past century. This visually stunning book features over 1,000 illustrations, including photographs, drawings, and plans, that bring the history of modern design to life.

Key Features:

  • Over 1,000 illustrations, including photographs, drawings, and plans
  • Detailed profiles of over 200 key designers
  • Chronological organization of movements and styles
  • Comprehensive glossary of design terms
  • Extensive bibliography for further research

A Must-Have for Design Enthusiasts

Twentieth Century Design is a must-have for anyone interested in the history and development of modern design. Whether you are a student, a professional designer, or simply a design enthusiast, this book will provide you with a wealth of knowledge and inspiration.

Movements and Styles

Twentieth Century Design is organized chronologically, allowing readers to trace the development of modern design from its early roots in the Arts and Crafts movement to the cutting-edge innovations of the digital age. The book covers a wide range of movements and styles, including:

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Art Nouveau
  • Bauhaus
  • De Stijl
  • Constructivism
  • International Style
  • Mid-Century Modern
  • Postmodernism
  • Deconstructivism
  • Digital Design

Designers

Twentieth Century Design also features detailed profiles of over 200 key designers, including:

  • Frank Lloyd Wright
  • Le Corbusier
  • Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
  • Walter Gropius
  • Marcel Breuer
  • Alvar Aalto
  • Charles Eames
  • Ray Eames
  • George Nelson
  • Isamu Noguchi
  • Ettore Sottsass
  • Philippe Starck
  • Zaha Hadid

Glossary and Bibliography

Twentieth Century Design includes a comprehensive glossary of design terms, as well as an extensive bibliography for further research. These resources make the book an invaluable tool for students and scholars of design.

Conclusion

Twentieth Century Design is the definitive guide to modern design, providing a comprehensive overview of the major movements, designers, and works that have shaped the field over the past century. This visually stunning book is a must-have for anyone interested in the history and development of modern design.