Utopia & reality :modernity in Sweden 1900-1960 /[catalogue editor Cecilia Widenheim].

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-271195

Description

328 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Modernism (Art)
Art, Swedish 20th century
Arts, Swedish 20th century
Beeldende kunsten.
Vormgeving.
Bouwkunst.
Kunstnijverheid.
Modernisme (cultuur)
Modernisme (art) Catalogues d'exposition.
Art Catalogues d'exposition. 20e siècle

Originator

Widenheim, Cecilia.
Rudberg, Eva.

Contents

Prophets and deniers : the idea of modernity in Swedish tradition / Sverker Sörlin -- Scripts / Peter Cornell -- Utopia and reality : aspects of modernism in Swedish visual art during the first half of the twentieth century / Cecilia Widenheim -- Modernism and public art / Per Hedström -- Turnpikes and blind alleys : modernism from the perspective of the provinces / Jeff Werner -- Differencing modernism : Swedish women artists in early twentieth-century avant-garde culture / Shulamith Behr -- The technologies of modernism / Sven-Olov Wallenstein -- The Wish Museum : the art museum and modernism / Gertrud Sandqvist -- The roots of modernism in Swedish archtiecture / Eva Eriksson -- Utopia of the everyday : Swedish and un-Swedish in the architecture of functionalistism / Eva Rudberg -- The architect in focus during the first half of the twentieth-century / Björn Linn -- Design for modern people / Cilia Robach -- The last modernist : the rise of industrial designers as a profession / Gustaf Rosell -- Tradition and innovation in Swedish graphic design / Marie-Louise Bowallius -- "You've got to be modernistic" : photographers' way to a modernist attitude / Leif Wigh -- Fine grain and brave angels : modernism in Swedish photography as reflected in the photographic press / Niclas Östlind -- 'This modern establishment called the movies' : modernity and modernism in Swedish feature film / Bo Florin -- Film as art - a modernist movement / Henrik Orrje -- Happy transitions : on the encounters between art, music, dance, poetry, and stage in the era of modernism / Sören Engblom.

Publication

New Haven : Yale University

Description

328 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.

Notes

"Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design and Culture, New York March 14 - June 16, 2002 exhibition curators, Cecilia Widenheim, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Eva Rudberg, Arkitekturmuseet, Stockholm."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 310-320) and index.

ISBN

0300093594
9780300093599

Call Number

Coll. N7088.5.M6 U88 2002

Material Type

Exhibitions.

Places

Sweden
Suède

Variant Title

Utopia and reality