This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
Goods made or designed in Italy enjoy a profile which far outstrips the country's modest manufacturing output. Italy's glorious design heritage and reputation for style and innovation has ‘added value' to products made in Italy. Since 1945, Italian design has commanded an increasing amount of attention from design journalists, critics and consumers. But is Italian design a victim of its own celebrity? Made in Italy brings together leading design historians to explore this question, discussing both the history and significance of design from Italy and its international influence. Addressing a wide range of Italian design fields, including car design, graphic design, industrial and interior design and ceramics, well-known designers such as Alberto Rosselli and Ettore Sottsass, Jr. and iconic brands such as Olivetti, Vespa and Alessi, the book explores the historical, cultural and social influences that shaped Italian design, and how these iconic designs have contributed to the modern canon of Italian-inspired goods.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Made In Italy explores the significance of Italian design and critically investigates how it has established itself as a highly desirable and valuable design commodity on an international scale.About the Author:
Grace Lees-Maffei is reader in Design History and TVAD Research Group co-ordinator at the University of Hertfordshire and managing editor of the Journal of Design History. She is the editor of Writing Design: Words and Objects (Bloomsbury Academic, 2011) and Iconic Designs: 50 Stories about 50 Things (Bloomsbury Academic, 2014), and co-editor of The Design History Reader (Bloomsbury Academic, 2010). She is also author of Design at Home (2013).
Kjetil Fallan is associate professor of Design History at the University of Oslo. He is the author of Design History: Understanding Theory and Method (Bloomsbury Academic, 2010) and the editor of Scandinavian Design: Alternative Histories (Bloomsbury Academic, 2012) and is also an editor of the Journal of Design History.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description MacMillan Publishers. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 0857853899
Book Description Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. Paperback. Condition: NEW. 9780857853899 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Print on Demand title, produced to the highest standard, and there would be a delay in dispatch of around 10 working days. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Seller Inventory # HTANDREE0436694
Book Description Bloomsbury Academic, 2013. Condition: New. This item is printed on demand for shipment within 3 working days. Seller Inventory # GM9780857853899
Book Description Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0857853899
Book Description Bloomsbury. Condition: New. New, Fast Delivery , 100 % money back if any problem with product and services. Ship by Multiple location's as per Inventory available for fast delivery. Seller Inventory # ABEARC1388
Book Description Bloomsbury USA Academic, 2014. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 325 pages. 9.50x6.50x0.75 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk0857853899
Book Description Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110857853899
Book Description Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0857853899n