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Museum für Gestaltung Zürich

Works: 165 works in 556 publications in 3 languages and 6,471 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Pictorial works  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits  Biography  Designs and plans  Art 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Sponsor, Publisher
Classifications: TA140.F9, 620.0092
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Publications about Museum für Gestaltung Zürich
Publications by Museum für Gestaltung Zürich
Most widely held works about Museum für Gestaltung Zürich
Most widely held works by Museum für Gestaltung Zürich
Your private sky : R. Buckminster Fuller, the art of design science by R. Buckminster Fuller( Book )
12 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 716 libraries worldwide
"As an engineer, a poet; as a designer, a philosopher; as a researcher, an artist - R. Buckminster Fuller established new standards. Convinced that specialists usually create more problems than they solve, he developed his concepts for a vision of the whole. In addition, in his unique way Fuller inter-linked the fields of architecture, geometry, engineering, natural science and anthropology. This book provides a highly multi-faceted insight into Fuller's world, also showing many of its up-to-now unknown sides."--Jacket
Raised by wolves by Jim Goldberg( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Goldberg followed a pair of young runaways, Tweeky Dave and Echo, through their journeys and their encounters with government, police, social agencies, and other street people, and produced an exhibit of photographs and commentary, mostly in the form of recorded conversations
Nature design : from inspiration to innovation ( Book )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
"Nature has been a source of inspiration in the design of the human environment, and its influence on contemporary design is more than evident. The "model of nature," with its forms, structures, and organizing principles, does not only inspire the widest range of concept and design processes, but also can be expressed in a broad spectrum of forms and functions. Nature Design addresses this phenomenon from the eighteenth century until today, and presents an international selection of objects and projects from the fields of design, architecture, landscape architecture, art, photography, and scientific research that do not simply depict or imitate nature, but use it as a starting point and reservoir of inspiration for eclectic and innovative responses to the relationship between man and his environment."--Jacket
Swiss furniture and interiors in the 20th century by Arthur Rüegg( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in German and English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Enth. u.a.: S. 126-127: Fahrbare Hausbar, 1932, Alfred Roth. - S. 162-163: "Dreirundtisch", 1949/50, Max Bill. - S. 198-199: "S.T.-Tisch", 1954, Jürg Bally. - S. 200-201: "HE-103" oder "SAFFA-Stuhl", 1955, Hans Eichenberger. - S. 206-207: Kollektion "Swiss Design", seit 1958; Hans Eichenberger, Robert Haussmann, Kurt Thut. - S. 244-245: "Schubladenstapel", 1981, Susi und Ueli Berger. - S. 286-287: Bibliothek, 1993, Beat Frank. - S. 306-307: Musterhäuser, Siedlung Eglisee Basel, 1930, Ernst Mumenthaler und Otto Meier. - S. 308-309: Doldertal-Appartements, Zürich, 1932-1936, Alfred & Emil Roth und Marcel Breuer. - S. 320-321: Musterwohnungen in der Siedlung Halen bei Bern um 1959, Atelier 5. - S. 322-323: Wohnung Berger, Bern, 1963-1970, Susi und Ueli Berger
Richard Paul Lohse : Konstruktive Gebrauchsgrafik by Richard Paul Lohse( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in German and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Far vedere l'aria = Making air visible : a visual reader on Bruno Munari by Bruno Munari( Book )
8 editions published in 2000 in English and Multiple languages and held by 137 libraries worldwide
"Bruno Munari (1907-98) was an impassioned collector of the visible, of differences in appearances. With single-minded purpose, he explored the relationship between simple objects and our sensual transformation of them. Born in Milan, Munari was a prominent figure in Italy and Europe for decades as an artist, graphic designer, author of children's books, and publicist. Children were his mentors; he was fascinated with the forces that enable us to transform the natural impulses of the child into effective design. This comprehensive presentation of Bruno Munari's oeuvre will delight art directors, graphic artists, product designers, architects, and all lovers of playful design."--Jacket
Film stills : emotions made in Hollywood ( Book )
8 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 135 libraries worldwide
Ferdinand Kramer : der Charme des Systematischen : Architektur, Einrichtung, Design by Ferdinand Kramer( Book )
8 editions published in 1991 in German and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Charlotte Perriand and photography : a wide-angle eye by Jacques Barsac( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Published to accompany a series of exhibitions held in Zurich, Paris and Chalon-sur-Saône
High-rise : idea and reality ( Book )
10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
About half of the high-rises around the world were built in the past ten years. This construction boom has turned the high-rise into a formative element of the most important sphere of collective life today: the city. Its symbolic power, however, often seems to be larger than life, for even in the twenty-first century, the high-rise is still the embodiment of the city as such, while in the eyes of others, it is leveled against the city. This publication shows contemporary buildings and projects in their cultural and urban-planning contexts, which, depending on whether they are in Europe or Asia, for instance, can be very different. The book also inquires into the lives of individuals within the larger framework, taking a look at everyday life in the high-rise and the towering buildings as part of everyday experience. Artistic works expand the architectural horizon and question the aesthetic and ethical claims that are linked to these kinds of outstanding structures
Take away : Design der mobilen Esskultur ; [Ausstellung im Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, 14.12.2005-19.03.2006] = Design for eating on the move by Museum für Gestaltung Zürich( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Every thing design : [the collections of the Museum für Gestaltung Zürich] by Museum für Gestaltung Zürich( Book )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
A collectors piece full of collectors pieces: 800 pages of design classics in an unusual book-object. How is a design object perceived? How does this perception change over time? Why would a museum include it in a collection, and how is its significance and value established? The descriptive phrase value change is used to indicate, over the decades, recurring hallmarks of quality and alterations in the reception of everyday and artistic design culture. Seven hundred objectsprints, handcrafted items, posters, designsselected from the collection of the Museum für Gestaltung inZurich (founded in 1875), are organized according to various criteria and commented upon here. This results in surprising associations which reexamine the issues of trends, design, production, and reception. As a book, Every Thing Design itself is an extraordinarily unusual object created by Dutch designer Irma Boom, one of the most innovative book designers in the world
Handmade by Museum für Gestaltung Zürich( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in German and English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
François Berthoud Studio : the art of fashion illustration = die Kunst der Modeillustration by François Berthoud( Book )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and German and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Walter Gropius: Bauten und Projekte 1906-1969 by Walter Gropius( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in German and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Gottfried Semper 1803-1879 : Architektur und Wissenschaft by Technische Universität München( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Dynamische Gleichgewichte, neue Projekte = Dynamic equilibrium, recent projects by Santiago Calatrava( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in German and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Daniel Libeskind, Radix-Matrix : Architekturen und Schriften by Daniel Libeskind( Book )
7 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 92 libraries worldwide
Catalogus met ontwerpen, teksten en bouwwerken van de in Polen geboren als Amerikaan genationaliseerde architect en schilder (geb.1946)
Global design : international perspectives and individual concepts by Christian Brändle( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and German and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Following design from the point of departure, this book encompasses architecture, graphics, the media, fashion, product and industrial design, as well as the shaping of the manmade environment and of production processes. The focus is on the formation of global networks in the areas of communication, production, commerce, finance, and mobility. The diverse phenomena of globalization are visualized through film, products, clothing, images, and models by well-known artists such as Armin Linke, Fischli Weiss, Didier Faustino, and Thomas Demand. Alongside the shipping container, an indispensable element of globalization, this presentation provides insights into cultural transfer both in the present day and historically, and presents globalization in relationship to regionalism as well as to worldwide trends
100 years of Swiss graphic design ( Book )
3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Kunstgewerbemuseum Zürich

Gewerbemuseum Zürich
Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst und Museum für Gestaltung Museum für Gestaltung
Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst und Museum für Gestaltung Museum of Design
Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst Zurich, Suisse Museum für Gestaltung
Kunstgewerbemuseum Zürich
Kunstgewerbemuseum Zurich, Suisse
Muesum of Art and Design (Zurich, Switzerland)
Museum für Gestaltung Zürich
Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, Kunstgewerbemuseum
Museum of Art and Design.
Museum of Art and Design (Curych, Švýcarsko)
Museum of Art and Design (Zurich, Switzerland)
Museum of Design
Museum of Design Zürich
Museum of design Zurich, Suisse
Schule und Museum für Gestaltung Zürich. Museum für Gestaltung
Städtisches Kunstgewerbemuseum Zürich
Zurich Industrial Museum
Zurich Museum of Design.
ڈیزائین میوزیم زیورچ
취리히 디자인 박물관
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