The designers behind the style.

Wood, Maggie (2009) The designers behind the style. In: "The Designers Behind the Style" Evening lecture, 26th February 2009, Museum of Domestic Design & Architecture. (Unpublished)

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An illustrated lecture given by Maggie Wood, Assistant Curator at the Museum of Domestic Design & Architecture, to accompany the exhibition "Designer Style". This lecture looked at the changing role of designers during the 1950s, in particular the rise of the ‘star designer’, as named designers became more well known to the public. The lecture explored the work of four designers (all of whom were represented in the "Designer Style" exhibition), namely Lucienne Day, Terence Conran and Jacqueline Groag - plus Mary Storr, a less well known young designer working at the same time.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Research Areas:School of Art and Design > Art & Design
ID Code:3238
Deposited On:24 Feb 2010 11:37
Last Modified:20 Jul 2014 20:54

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