Articles about design
Artists' Textiles 1940-1976 charts the history of twentieth-century textiles designed by leading contemporary artists. The book discusses familiar designs and tells us how modern art was made available to mass consumers at reasonable prices.
Russian Avant-Garde Theatre Designs created between 1913 and 1933 are on show at London's V&A Museum
Giorgio Casali Photographer/Domus 1951-1983 Architecutre, Design and Art in Italy has been written by Angelo Maggi and Itali Zannier. Published in English and Italian by Silvana Editoriale, the book accompanied exhibitions at Centro Internazionale Scavi Scaligeri, Verona, and the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London.
This book examines innovations in manufacturing methods, changing tastes and fashion trends in Georgian Britain from tableware to wallpaper and from ceramics to clothing.
London's renowned Fashion and Textile Museum presents Artist Textiles Picasso to Warhol. The exhibition charts the history of 20th-century textile design and shows how contemporary art was made accessible to the masses.
The Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art presents Giorgio Casali: Photographer - Domus 1951-1983 Architecture, Design and Art in Italy.
Fashion and Textile Museum presents Art Textiles: Marian Clayden - retrospective exhibition looks at Clayden's work in the field of tie-dye fabrics
London's Fashion and Textile Museum presents Knitwear - Chanel to Westwood charting 100 years of knitwear history. This the first major display of its kind to look at the key designers of the 20th century and the technical innovations in hand, machine and industrial knitting.
You Say You Want a Revolution? Records and Rebels 1966-1970 examines key themes of the 1960s such as environmentalism, consumerism, multiculturalism, communality and neoliberalist politics. Exhibition shows how these themes continue to impact on our lives today. //
To mark its 10th anniversary the Fashion and Textile Museum is holding an exhibition entitled The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon.
The latest exhibition to be held at London's Fashion and Textile Museum is Artist Textiles Picasso to Warhol. During a recent visit to the FTM, Frances Spiegel met the curators and discussed what it's like to mount an exhibition like this.
The Glamour of Bellville Sassoon chronicles David Sassoon's fifty-year career and his position at the forefront of the British fashion industry.
Shoes Pleasure and Pain, exhibition at V&A, looks at 2,000 years of footwear history.
Exhibition at London's V and A Museum - Curtain Up: Celebrating 40 Years of Theatre in London and New York
Magnificent exhibition a Buckingham Palace - Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe - commemorates Her Majesty's 90th Birthday. //
Ocean Liners: Speed & Style at London's Victoria & Albert Museum explores the evolution of ocean-liners: the art, design and engineering as well as the travelers who enjoyed life aboard these magnificent vessels.
Georgians Revealed, an exhibition at the British Library, shows life as it really was in Georgian times.