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Title California design, 1930-1965 : living in a modern way / Wendy Kaplan, editor ; Wendy Kaplan and Bobbye Tigerman, curators ; with contributions by Glenn Adamson [and others]

Publ Info Los Angeles : Los Angeles County Museum of Art ; Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  NK835.C3 C35 2011    DUE 01-01-15
Descript 359 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 32 cm
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Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition on view at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Oct. 1, 2011-Mar. 25, 2012
Part of the "Pacific Standard Time : Art in L.A. 1945-1980" funded in part by the Getty Foundation
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : "Living in a modern way" / Wendy Kaplan -- The rise of California modern design, 1930-41 / Christopher Long -- Fusing old and new : émigré designers in California / Bobbye Tigerman -- Open world : California architects and the modern home / Nicholas Olsberg -- At home with California modern, 1945-65 / Pat Kirkham -- War and peace : unexpected dividends / Bill Stern -- Serious business : the "designer-craftsman" in postwar California / Glenn Adamson -- Distinctly Californian : modernism in textiles and fashion / Melissa Leventon -- Developing a language of vision : graphic design in California / Jeremy Aynsley -- "It has to be sold" : the dissemination of California design, 1945-65 / Wendy Kaplan and Staci Steinberger
LC subject Decorative arts -- California -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions
Modernism (Aesthetics) -- California -- Exhibitions
Add Author Kaplan, Wendy
Tigerman, Bobbye, 1978-
Adamson, Glenn
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Getty Foundation
Pacific Standard Time (Exhibition)
Alt Title Living in a modern way
California design
ISBN 9780262016070