Aesthetics of Progress : Forms of the Future in American Design, 1930s/1980s

Kline, Katy. Aesthetics of Progress : Forms of the Future in American Design, 1930s/1980s. Cambridge, MA: MIT Committee on the Visual Arts, 1984.

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Abstract (English)

With the theme of progress in aesthetics and design, Kline introduces this catalogue of work by 12 American designers. The author discusses the representation of progress in design, such as curvolinear lines over right-angles. Brief description of each exhibited object. Bibl. 2 p.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Kline, Katy (Author); Williams, Ted (Prefacer); Tsien, Billie (Prefacer); McAnully, Robert (Prefacer)
Dossier: 360 - M.I.T. LIST VISUAL ARTS CENTER (Cambridge, MA)
Collation: 28 p. : 17 ill. ; 28 x 22 cm + 1 insert ([8] p. : 5 ill. ; 28 x 22 cm)
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Cambridge, MA: MIT Committee on the Visual Arts
Art Organizations: M.i.t. List Visual Arts Center (Cambridge, MA)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 19 May - 24 June 1984, Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge).
Keywords: DESIGN; PROGRESS; GEDDES, NORMAN BEL; WRIGHT, RUSSEL; HELLER, OTTO; LOEWY, RAYMOND; MUELLER-MUNK, PETER; TEAGUE, WALTER DORWIN; WEBER, KEM; RONSON COMPANY; MORISON S. COUSINS Inc.; WILLIAMS, TOD; TSIEN, BILLIE; McANULTY, ROBERT
Notes:

Title of insert: "The Aesthetics of Progress : The Installation".

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Date Deposited: 02 Sep 1994
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 15:31
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/7321
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