Boek cover Designing Modern Japan van Sarah Teasley (Paperback)

Designing Modern Japan

Engels | Paperback | 9781780232027
Paperback 43,12
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uitgever REAKTION BOOKS
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Aantal paginas 424 pagina's
Illustraties Nee
Auteur(s) Sarah Teasley
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Gewicht 0 g
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Verpakking breedte 171 mm
Verpakking hoogte 220 mm
Verpakking lengte 220 mm

Boekbeschrijving

From Muji to Sony televisions, our lives are surrounded by Japanese design. We think we know it, whether it reflects calming minimalism, avant-garde catwalk fashion or the Kawaii aesthetic populating Tokyo streets. But these stereotypes do not portray the creativity, generosity and sheer hard work that has gone into creating design industries in Japan. In Designing Modern Japan, Sarah Teasley traces the stories of the people who shaped and shape design in modern Japan. Key to the account is how design was seen as a strategy to help the nation thrive during turbulent times, and for making life better along the way. Superbly illustrated, Designing Modern Japan appeals to the wide audience for Japanese design, history and culture.

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