GRAPHIC DESIGN

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University of Minnesota Press and Minneapolis Institute of Arts

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UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA PRESS AND MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS

Progressive Design in the Midwest


Built by William Gray Purcell and George Grant Elmslie in Minneapolis in 1913, the Purcell-Cutts house features a buff-colored facade, nearly flat roof, floor-to-ceiling art glass windows, and a revolutionary interior structured around an open floor plan, facilitating everyday living without the senseless division of space. Progressive Design in the Midwest documents the house and its furnishings from the year it was built to the time it was donated to the museum, restored, and opened to the public in 1990.
The many objects in the Institute's Prairie school collection, including works by Louis Sullivan, Frank Lloyd Wright, William Gray Purcell, and George Grant Elmslie, among others, are described in detail. Along with each piece is a list of relevant texts, exhibitions, and the historical background of the piece, as well as information about the designer.
With its multitude of historic photographs, many never before published, Progressive Design in the Midwest is a unique combination of history, house tour, and museum guide.
Progressive Design in the Midwest

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WHITE

By Kenya Hara.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781838 | US $29.00

Pub Date: 11/25/2009
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Ruder Typography, Ruder Philosophy

RUDER TYPOGRAPHY, RUDER PHILOSOPHY

Edited by Helmut Schmid. Design by Helmut Schmid and Nicole Schmid.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785416 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
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Jörg Hamburger / Georg Staehelin

JöRG HAMBURGER / GEORG STAEHELIN

Edited by Bettina Richter, Museum fu?r Gestaltung Zu?rich. Essay by Claude Lichtenstein. Design by Integral Lars Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785362 | US $25.00

Pub Date: 1/23/2018
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Poemotion 1

POEMOTION 1

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784075 | US $25.00

Pub Date: 11/25/2013
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Ladislav Sutnar

LADISLAV SUTNAR

Edited by Reto Caduff.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784242 | US $79.00

Pub Date: 10/27/2015
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100 Years of Swiss Graphic Design

100 YEARS OF SWISS GRAPHIC DESIGN

Edited by Christian Brandle.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783993 | US $70.00

Pub Date: 10/15/2014
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Neue Grafik: New Graphic Design: Graphisme Actuel

NEUE GRAFIK: NEW GRAPHIC DESIGN: GRAPHISME ACTUEL

Edited by Lars Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784112 | US $300.00

Pub Date: 2/18/2015
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Hangar Design Group: As I Told You Before

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Contributions by Alberto Bovo, Sandro Manente.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857206288 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 9/20/2011
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The Creative Austerity in Today's Advertising

THE CREATIVE AUSTERITY IN TODAY'S ADVERTISING

Contributions by Vicky Giotto.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857217741 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 10/8/2013
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Thonik: Why We Design

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Edited with text by Nikki Gonnissen, Thomas Widdershoven. Text by Gert Staal, Aaron Betsky, Adrian Shaughnessy.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785560 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 5/22/2018
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Handbook of Tyranny

HANDBOOK OF TYRANNY

By Theo Deutinger.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785348 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
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Alphonse Mucha

ALPHONSE MUCHA

Edited by Tomoko Sato.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857232430 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2018
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