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Design & intuition : structures, interiors and the mind

Author: Cecilia Lewis Kausel
Publisher: Southampton : Wit Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book, the result of thirty years of observation and study, examines the interplay between culture, design, and conscious and unconscious thought processes through the development of design  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cecilia Lewis Kausel
ISBN: 9781845645748 184564574X
OCLC Number: 703205740
Description: 272 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Contents PART I: INTRODUCTORY ESSENTIALS Introduction; Foreword to Part I; The Endurance of Design Against the Odds; The Life of Culture in Design PART II: ANCIENT DESIGN: IMPLEMENTS AND IMPRESSIONS OF THE MIND Foreword to Part II: Ingenuity, Intuition and Myth; Expertise to Impression; The Pantheon's Intuitive Iconography; The Emulation of a Model: The Creation of an Architectural Motif; Supports: A Medium that the Mind Transforms and Shrouds in Mystery; The Intuitive Concave Forms PART III: THE MIDDLE AGES AND THE HUMAN OUTLINE Foreword to Part III; Cognitive Culture and the Ornamental Application of Structures; The Mind's Authority in Design; Vaults and Trefoils PART IV: REPRESENTATION Foreword to Part IV: Function and Image; The Import of Representation; Ornamental Architectural Images in Exterior and Interior Applications; Structural Ornament in Furniture and Crafts; The Place of Architectural Motifs in the Issue of Coating; The Suggestion of Precious Materials; PART V: DESIGN ISSUES OF TODAY AND YESTERDAY Foreword to Part V: Why Culture Decorates; The Authority of an Ancient Structure; The Public's Protectionist Attitudes; Invention, Inspiration and Biomorphic Design; The Illusory Dimension of Categories; Objective Study of Form PART VI: DISCUSSIONS AND CONCLUSIONS Foreword to Part VI: Longings, Creativity and Fulfillment; The Sway of Possibility; Summary: Interpretation and Illusion
Other Titles: Design and intuition
Responsibility: C. Lewis Kausel.

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