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Surreal things

Surrealism and design

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This edition was published in by V&A Publications in London.

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362 pages

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Surreal things

Surrealism and design

First published in 2007



Surreal things

Surrealism and design

This edition was published in by V&A Publications in London.


Table of Contents

Surreal things: making 'the fantastic real' / Ghislaine Wood
I: Surrealism and the material world
The uncommon object: surrealist concepts and categories for the material world / Ulrich Lehmann
The Illusory interior / Ghislaine Wood
Nature made strange / Jennifer Mundy
The shapes of life: biomorphism and American design / Ghislaine Wood
Black materialism: surrealism faces the commercial world / Krzysztof Fijalkowski
Displaying the body: surrealism's geography of pleasure / Alyce Mahon
Fashion and surrealism / Dilys Blum
The surrealist (sub-)version of advertising / Georges Roque
Shocking: surrealism and fashion now / Thimo Te Duits
II: Artist-designers
Jean-Michel Frank: the surrealist interior / Pierre-Emmanuel Martin-Vivier
Edward James, architect of surrealism / Sharon-Michi Kusunoki
Dali's jewellery / Ghislaine Wood
Joan Miro and ceramics / Paul Greenhalgh
Post-war American textiles / Dilys Blum
III: Surreal things
45 object entries / Alexander Klar, Thimo Te Duits and Ghislaine Wood.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Genre
Exhibitions.

Classifications

Library of Congress
N6494.S8 V536 2007, N6494.S8V536 2007

The Physical Object

Pagination
362 p. :
Number of pages
362

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL15987484M
Internet Archive
surrealthingssur00vict
ISBN 10
1851775005, 1851775013
ISBN 13
9781851775002, 9781851775019
LC Control Number
2007407212
OCLC/WorldCat
76798904
Library Thing
2883920
Goodreads
3464974
833003

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