• Vehicle Design: Aesthetic Principles in Transportation Design book cover

    Vehicle Design

    Aesthetic Principles in Transportation Design, 1st Edition

    By Jordan Meadows

    Vehicle Design guides readers through the methods and processes designers use to create and develop some of the most stunning vehicles on the road. Written by Jordan Meadows, a designer who worked on the 2015 Ford Mustang, the book contains interviews with design directors at firms including Fiat…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • Capsules: Typology of Other Architecture book cover

    Capsules: Typology of Other Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Peter Šenk

    This book investigates the architectural, product design, and urban typology of the capsule which, beginning in the 1960s, broadened the concept of the basic building blocks of architecture to include a minimal living unit, called the "capsule." Here it is presented with regard to the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Routledge

  • Fashion Ethics book cover

    Fashion Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Sue Thomas

    Fashion Ethics provides a comprehensive overview of the ethical issues in the fashion industry, from collection design concept to upcycling and closed loop production. This book answers an urgent need for a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental ethics of the fashion industry. Sue Thomas…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge

  • Analysing Design Thinking: Studies of Cross-Cultural Co-Creation book cover

    Analysing Design Thinking: Studies of Cross-Cultural Co-Creation

    1st Edition

    By Bo T. Christensen, Linden J. Ball, Kim Halskov

    The scientific analysis of design thinking continues to burgeon and is of considerable interest to academic scholars and design practitioners across many disciplines. This research tradition has generated a growing corpus of studies concerning how designers think during the creation of innovative…

    Paperback – 2017-07-28
    CRC Press

  • Colour and Light: Spatial Experience book cover

    Colour and Light

    Spatial Experience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karin Fridell Anter, Ulf Klaren

    Colour and Light: Spatial Experience describes the coherent interaction of light and colour in the spatial context. It explains the nature of light to colour specialists, and the nature of colour to light specialists, simultaneously conveying an understanding that light and colour must be thought…

    Paperback – 2017-05-12
    Routledge

  • Design for Life: Creating Meaning in a Distracted World book cover

    Design for Life

    Creating Meaning in a Distracted World, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Walker

    Stuart Walker’s design work has been described as life-changing, inspiring, disturbing and ferocious. Drawing on an extraordinarily diverse range of sources and informed by creative practice, Design for Life penetrates to the heart of modern culture and the malaise that underlies today’s moral…

    Paperback – 2017-04-04
    Routledge

  • Art in Consumer Culture: Mis-Design book cover

    Art in Consumer Culture

    Mis-Design, 1st Edition

    By Grace McQuilten

    Written with beautiful clarity, Art in Consumer Culture: Mis-Design asks the contemporary art world to be honest about the pervasive effects of commodification and the difficulty of staging critique. The book examines the collusion of 'art' and 'design' in contemporary artistic practices in order…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Reassessing Nikolaus Pevsner book cover

    Reassessing Nikolaus Pevsner

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Draper

    Nikolaus Pevsner was one of the most important and influential art historians of the twentieth century. He opened up new areas of enquiry in the history of art, revolutionising architectural studies in England and playing a key role in establishing the discipline of design history. Through his…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge
    British Art and Visual Culture since 1750 New Readings

  • Everyday Aesthetics: Prosaics, the Play of Culture and Social Identities book cover

    Everyday Aesthetics

    Prosaics, the Play of Culture and Social Identities, 1st Edition

    By Katya Mandoki

    Katya Mandoki advances in this book the thesis that it is not only possible but crucial to open up the field of aesthetics (traditionally confined to the study of art and beauty) toward the richness and complexity of everyday life. She argues that in every process of communication, whether face to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge

  • Retail Design: Theoretical Perspectives book cover

    Retail Design

    Theoretical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Petermans, Anthony Kent

    The late twentieth century saw rapid growth in consumption and the expansion of retailing and services. This was reflected in the number and type of stores and locations, from regional shopping malls and out-of-town superstores to concept and flagship stores. Retail design became an essential part…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14
    Routledge

  • Dress Culture in Late Victorian Women's Fiction: Literacy, Textiles, and Activism book cover

    Dress Culture in Late Victorian Women's Fiction

    Literacy, Textiles, and Activism, 1st Edition

    By Christine Bayles Kortsch

    In her immensely readable and richly documented book, Christine Bayles Kortsch asks us to shift our understanding of late Victorian literary culture by examining its inextricable relationship with the material culture of dress and sewing. Even as the Education Acts of 1870, 1880, and 1891 extended…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge

  • Making, Selling and Wearing Boys' Clothes in Late-Victorian England book cover

    Making, Selling and Wearing Boys' Clothes in Late-Victorian England

    1st Edition

    By Clare Rose

    There has been a great deal of recent interest in masculine clothing, examining both its production and consumption, and the ways in which it was used to create individual identities and to build businesses, from 1850 onwards. Drawing upon a wide range of sources this book studies the interaction…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge
    The History of Retailing and Consumption

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