Название: The Craft and the Makers: Between Tradition and Attitude ISBN: 3899555481 ISBN-13(EAN): 9783899555486 Издательство: Gestalten Рейтинг: Цена: 4598 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Craftsmanship is in more demand than ever and small manufacturers are experiencing an overwhelming renaissance. We are increasingly looking for products that last and have their own histories; things that meld form, function, and emotion into a compelling entity. This desire will continue to shape our attitudes toward consumer and luxury goods as well as innovation for the foreseeable future. Today, there are already many people who are not concerned with a logo, chasing the next trend, or contributing to a disposable society. They would rather seek objects of real value and own things with which they can truly identify. The Craft and the Makers showcases savvy businesses that are choosing to focus on craftsmanship and aiming to create things with a soul. A decisive role is played by melding tradition and innovation from the raw materials used to the finished product. The book introduces small enterprises as well as the personalities that drive them. These artisans are using their skills to produce handicraft that meets the highest standards. Whether furniture, porcelain, or leather goods, all of the products featured here offer today s true luxury: the perfect fusion of creativity and craftsmanship that results in quality and durability. Reflecting this spirit, every page is a testament to the products created with heart that are much more than a sum of their parts.
Автор: O`Keeffe Название: Stripes: Design Between the Lines ISBN: 0500516693 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500516690 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Цена: 3425 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The simplest and most ancient of all decorative markings, stripes continue to fascinate. Natural inspirations in the forms of zebra stripes, rippled sand dunes, and intricately gnarled wood grain have led us to use stripes in every permutation: on human bodies from elaborate woven textiles to the iconic Breton T-shirt to sharp pin-striped suits, in art from the earliest cave paintings to vibrant op art canvases, and in industrial design from World War II-era dazzle battleships to the ubiquitous bar code. Their appeal endures.
With over 250 full-colour images, "Stripes: Design Between the Lines" provides a wholly original look at one of the most recognizable patterns of all time. The illustrations create a rollicking visual ride while the accompanying text by turns witty and weighty shows how these potent, sometimes charged symbols have even changed the course of world history.
Описание: Anyone currently working in brand communication is facing fundamental yet compelling challenges. In an age in which we are flooded with information, consumers are becoming more critical and discerning. They are deploying ever finer filters so that only the most relevant pieces of information ever reach them. Because of this development, traditional brand and advertising messages are far less likely to be seen.
Taken by Surprise is a collection of communication measures that are sophisticated and relevant enough to overcome these hurdles. They include limited special edition products and signature collaborations between brands, artists, and designers such as those between Julian Schnabel and Maybach, Issey Miyake and Dyson, Sagmeister and Levi’s, Olafur Eliasson and BMW, Jonathan Meese and Staehlemuehle, Terry Richardson and Colette as well as other innovative work by the likes of Damien Hirst, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, David Lynch, Geoff McFetridge, and Pharrell Williams.
Описание: Showcases the holdings of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, which owns the world`s largest and most representative collection of paintings from the Dutch Golden Age. This slipcased two-volume set focuses on 445 works by such masters as Hendrick Avercamp, Balthasar van der Ast, Hendrick ter Brugghen, and Esaias van de Velde.
Автор: Evans Christine Elaine Название: Between Truth and Time ISBN: 0300208480 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300208481 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 3032 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The first full-length, archive-based history of Soviet Central Television`s production and programming in the decades before perestroika
Название: Dutch new york, between east and west ISBN: 0300154674 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780300154672 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 7883 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: When Margrieta came to New York in 1686 with her husband and set up a shop, she brought an astonishing array of Eastern goods, many of which were documented in an inventory made after her death in 1695. This book explores the life and times of the fascinating woman, her family, and her things.
Amy Ignatow's signature sense of humor is on full display in this satisfying sequel. After spending all of fifth grade studying popularity together, Julie and Lydia are finally ready to put their hard-earned lessons to use in junior high. But before they can, disaster strikes: Lydia's mom gets a job in London for six whole months Before Lydia can say "Fancy a cup of tea?" she's thrust into a new school, where she earns a reputation as "the Violent American." Meanwhile Julie's stuck navigating the cliques of American junior high on her own and is adopted by a group of troublemaking eighth graders known as the Bichons. The two best friends will have to learn to keep in touch and stand on their own, assisted as always by their trusty notebook.
Описание: Suitable for moms and tween daughters to share stories and dreams, hopes and fears, this journal offers plenty of free space to write about whatever`s on their minds and fun pages for drawing pictures and making lists. It opens the lines of communication and help moms and daughters create memories that last a lifetime.