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Josef Frank, architect and designer :an alternative vision of the modern home /Leon Botstein ... [et al.] ; Nina Stritzler-Levine, editor.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts.
Botstein, Leon.
Frank, Josef, 1885-1967.
Stritzler-Levine, Nina.
Publication
New Haven : Published for the Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, New York, by Yale University Press
Contents
Three visions of the modern home : Josef Frank, Le Corbusier and Alvar Aalto / Nina Stritzler-Levine -- The consequences of catastrophe : Josef Frank and post-world-war-I Vienna / Leon Bostein -- The wayward heir : Josef Frank's Vienna years, 1885-1933 / Christopher Long -- Life in exile : Josef Frank in Sweden and the United States, 1933-1967 / Kristina Wängberg-Eriksson -- Space for living : the architecture of Josef Frank / Christopher Long -- Architektur als symbol : theory and polemic / Karin Lindegren -- "Steel is not a raw material : steel is a Weltanschauung" : the early furniture designs of Josef Frank, 1910-1933 / Christian Witt-Dörring -- "Convenience and pleasantness" : Josef Frank and the Swedish modern movement in design / Penny Sparke -- Josef Frank and Gio Ponti : reflections on the "house" and the "garden," a view from Italy / Marianne Lamonaca -- Geometry in disguise : a modernist's vision of textile design / Kristina Wängberg-Eriksson -- Catalogue of the exhibition / Christopher Long ... [et al.].
Date
c1996.
Description
311 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 31 cm.
Exhibition catalog.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-299) and index.
Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title held May 9-July 21, 1996, Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, New York.
ISBN
0300068999 (cloth)
0300069014 (paper)
9780300068993 (cloth)
9780300069013 (paper)
GUSN
270360
Call Number
Coll. NA1011.5.F7 A4 1996
Other People and Orgs
Frank, Josef (1885-1967)
Frank, Josef, 1885-1967
Descriptive terms
Architecture, Domestic
Architecture, Modern 20th century
Catalogues d'exposition.
Interieurkunst.
Interior decoration History 20th century
Vormgeving.
Woningen.
Material Type
Exhibitions.

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