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Munari, Bruno

Overview
Works: 575 works in 2,337 publications in 15 languages and 14,230 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Picture books  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Toy and movable books  Bibliography  History  Lift-the-flap books  Art 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Artist, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, zxx, Honoree, Creator, Conceptor, Engraver, Composer, Recipient, Commentator for written text, Adapter
Classifications: PZ7.M9232, 411
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Most widely held works about Bruno Munari
 
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ABC by Bruno Munari( Book )

29 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with an "Ant on an Apple", illustrations, simple text, and a pesky fly who will not stay on his page introduce the letters of the alphabet
Discovery of the square by Bruno Munari( Book )

39 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design as art by Bruno Munari( Book )

77 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruno Munari was among the most inspirational designers of all time, described by Picasso as 'the new Leonardo'. Munari insisted that design be beautiful, functional and accessible, and this enlightening and highly entertaining book sets out his ideas about visual, graphic and industrial design and the role it plays in the objects we use everyday. Lamps, road signs, typography, posters, children's books, advertising, cars and chairs - these are just some of the subjects to which he turns his illuminating gaze
Bruno Munari's zoo by Bruno Munari( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come and visit the animals in Bruno Munari's zoo
The discovery of the circle by Bruno Munari( Book )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The circus in the mist by Bruno Munari( Book )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although a mist surrounds the town, everything is bright and gay beneath the circus tent
The elephant's wish by Bruno Munari( Book )

38 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bored with being themselves, the elephant, the bird, the fish, the lizard, and the ox all wish they could be something else
From afar it is an island by Bruno Munari( Book )

25 editions published between 1971 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and photographs introduce a variety of stones and suggest pictures to paint on them
Animals for sale by Bruno Munari( Book )

22 editions published between 1945 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reader is asked about and rejects various animals before a surprise ending
The birthday present by Bruno Munari( Book )

24 editions published between 1945 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark, the truck driver, wants to take a birthday present to his son but has trouble getting there
Who's there? Open the door! by Bruno Munari( Book )

6 editions published between 1957 and 1980 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opening smaller and smaller containers reveals a variety of animals
A flower with love by Bruno Munari( Book )

5 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for and examples of ikebana, Japanese floral arrangements containing special messages
Tic, Tac, and Toc by Bruno Munari( Book )

19 editions published between 1945 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The brief stories of three caged birds are told in small books contained in a larger volume
Dans la nuit noire by Bruno Munari( Book )

38 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un livre en trois parties avec trois supports. Première séquence : la nuit, papier noir, les pérégrinations d'un chat amoureux ; deuxième séquence : le jour, papier calque, une promenade à l'échelle des insectes d'un pré ; troisième séquence : la grotte, papier bis. Un livre feutré, lumineux, mystérieux, qui joue sur l'alternance des couleurs, des matériaux et des formes découpées
Caperucita Roja, Verde, Amarilla, Azul y Blanca by Bruno Munari( Book )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of variations on the tale Little Red Riding Hood. In one story, the wolf pursues Little Yellow Riding Hood in his car. Also includes the tale collected by the Grimm Brothers
Jimmy has lost his cap, where can it be? by Bruno Munari( Book )

6 editions published between 1959 and 1980 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy is looking for his cap which he eventually finds
Diseño y comunicación visual : contribución a una metodología didática by Bruno Munari( Book )

56 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in Spanish and English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Este libro compila las 50 lecciones que Bruno Munari impartió en la década de los sesenta en el Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts de Cambridge (Massachusetts). Eran años de rápidas transformaciones para el diseño gráfico, que apenas había empezado a profesionalizarse y ya debía abordar cuestiones fundamentales como la relación entre arte y diseño o entre artesanía e industria. (GG)
Le macchine di Munari = Munari's machines by Bruno Munari( Book )

23 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design e comunicazione visíva. Contributo a una metodologia didattia by Bruno Munari( Book )

65 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Far vedere l'aria = Die Luft sichtbar machen : ein visuelles Lesebuch zu Bruno Munari by Bruno Munari( Book )

12 editions published in 1995 in German and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.44 (from 0.22 for ABC / ... to 0.94 for Codice ovv ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
ABC
Alternative Names
Bruno Munari

Bruno Munari artista y diseñador italiano

Bruno Munari artiste et designer italien

Bruno Munari Italiaans kunstenaar (1907-1998)

Bruno Munari Italian artist and designer

Bruno Munari italienischer, Grafiker, Maler, Designer und Bildhauer

Munari, B.

Munari, B. 1907-1998

Munari, Bruno 1907-

Munari, Bruno, 1907-1998

Munāri, Burūno 1907-1998

Poi E. 1907-1998

برونو موناري

برونو موناری

무나리, 브루노 1907-1998

ブルーノ・ムナーリ

ムナーリ, ブルーノ

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Design as artBruno Munari's zooThe discovery of the circleAnimals for saleA flower with loveCaperucita Roja, Verde, Amarilla, Azul y BlancaDiseño y comunicación visual : contribución a una metodología didáticaLe macchine di Munari = Munari's machinesFar vedere l'aria = Die Luft sichtbar machen : ein visuelles Lesebuch zu Bruno Munari