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FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Robin Day, the creator of the best-selling Polypropylene chair, was renowned as afurniture designer, but also excelled in many other fields over the years.

Robin & Lucienne Day: Pioneers of Contemporary Design. you will see how much her designs impacted the funky 1950s fabrics that were in every post-war home in the US. Some of them are really out there, and some are just really minimal and beautiful. If you are at all interested in mid-century design, this book is a MUST. It provides a more global understanding of how design impacted society in the mid-century, and how many of these modernists are regaining their influence after all these years.

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In 2001 she curated the major exhibition Robin and Lucienne Day: Pioneers of Contemporary Design, held at the Barbican Art Gallery, London.

As Lesley Jackson noted in 2010: Her playful patterns capture the ebullience and optimism of the early 1950s, when all the pent up creative energy . Robin and Lucienne Day: Pioneers of Contemporary Design (revised 2011 e. Mitchell Beazley: Mitchell Beazley. p. 12. ISBN 9781845336349.

As Lesley Jackson noted in 2010: Her playful patterns capture the ebullience and optimism of the early 1950s, when all the pent up creative energy of the war years was unleashed in a flood of joyous creativit. ttuned to the needs of both architects and homemakers, and skilled at creating patterns for different media, Lucienne was pre-eminent in many fields of interior design.

Hailed as the British counterparts to Charles and Ray Eames, Robin and Lucienne Day electrified the British design scene in the 1950s with their startling furniture and textile designs. Indeed, their influence over the next five decades has been so profound that their early products were recently reintroduced by Conran's Habitat.

Lucienne Day, an outstandingtextile designer, gained early recognition with Calyx, her acclaimed furnishingfabric .

Lucienne Day, an outstandingtextile designer, gained early recognition with Calyx, her acclaimed furnishingfabric for the Festival of Britain in 1951, and she also designed stunningwallpapers, ceramics and carpets. Pioneers of "Contemporary" design during the1950s and 1960s, and joint design consultants to the John Lewis Partnership from1962 to 1987, Robin and Lucienne Day,who both died in 2010,were legendaryfigures with an international reputation.

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Lesley Jackson is a London-based design curator, historian, and author specialising in twentieth century design. Jackson curated the 'From Atoms to Patterns' exhibition at the Wellcome Collection in 2008.

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Robin Day, the creator of the best-selling Polypropylene chair,was renowned as afurniture designer, but also excelled in many other fields over the years, includingexhibition design, graphics and product design. Lucienne Day, an outstandingtextile designer, gained early recognition with Calyx, her acclaimed furnishingfabric for the Festival of Britain in 1951, and she also designed stunningwallpapers, ceramics and carpets. Pioneers of "Contemporary" design during the1950s and 1960s, and joint design consultants to the John Lewis Partnership from1962 to 1987, Robin and Lucienne Day,who both died in 2010,were legendaryfigures with an international reputation. Illustrated with the Days' own archivematerial and drawing on unique in-depth interviews with the designers, thislandmark book provides a comprehensive survey of their careers - an invaluablerecord of a lifetime of remarkable achievement.

Robin & Lucienne Day: Pioneers of Contemporary Design. Lesley Jackson epub download

ISBN13: 978-1845336349

ISBN: 1845336348

Author: Lesley Jackson

Category: Arts and Photo

Subcategory: Decorative Arts & Design

Language: English

Publisher: Mitchell Beazley (August 1, 2011)

Pages: 192 pages

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