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BOOKS ON DESIGN THEORY, AESTHETICS AND HISTORY

PUBLISHER
Spector Books

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 4.5 x 7 in. / 128 pgs / illustrated throughout.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Out of print

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
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PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9783944669274 TRADE
List Price: $35.00 CDN $45.00

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SPECTOR BOOKS

School For Design Fiction


A School for Design Fiction was convened on November 8, 2013 at the Gallery for Contemporary Art, Leipzig. This itinerant school employs the curious genre of ‘design fiction’ to assert storytelling as the primary function of design, assuming that every artefact has the potential to express the character of the culture that produced it. This publication documents and expands on the founding of the school through a series of imagined scenarios. These include a drama at the printer for architect Augustus Pugin in 1836, the history of the universe as observed on an English hillside in 1937, the first human trial of split brain surgery in California in 1961, and a Scottish speech synthesis studio in 2013.
School For Design Fiction

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FORTHCOMING AND NEW: DESIGN AND DECORATIVE ARTS

Through Witnessing

THROUGH WITNESSING

Set Margins' Publications

ISBN: 9789083350127
USD $27.50
| CAN $39.5

Pub Date: 9/10/2024
Forthcoming


Decolonising Design Education

DECOLONISING DESIGN EDUCATION

Spector Books

ISBN: 9783959057479
USD $20.00
| CAN $28

Pub Date: 3/5/2024
Active | Out of stock


The New Designer: Design as a Profession

THE NEW DESIGNER: DESIGN AS A PROFESSION

Spector Books

ISBN: 9783959057486
USD $20.00
| CAN $28

Pub Date: 3/5/2024
Active | Out of stock


Free the Map

FREE THE MAP

nai010 publishers

ISBN: 9789462088122
USD $49.95
| CAN $71.95

Pub Date: 3/26/2024
Active | In stock


Dutch Designers Yearbook 2023

DUTCH DESIGNERS YEARBOOK 2023

nai010 publishers

ISBN: 9789462087958
USD $40.00
| CAN $58

Pub Date: 3/26/2024
Active | In stock


Commons in Design

COMMONS IN DESIGN

Valiz

ISBN: 9789493246300
USD $33.00
| CAN $47

Pub Date: 2/27/2024
Active | In stock


What Design Can’t Do

WHAT DESIGN CAN’T DO

Set Margins' Publications

ISBN: 9789083350134
USD $25.00
| CAN $37.5

Pub Date: 3/26/2024
Active | Out of stock


Superstorm

SUPERSTORM

Onomatopee

ISBN: 9789083362175
USD $23.00
| CAN $34

Pub Date: 6/18/2024
Forthcoming


A Handmade Modernism

A HANDMADE MODERNISM

RM/MUAC

ISBN: 9788419233417
USD $55.00
| CAN $79

Pub Date: 11/7/2023
Active | Out of stock


Dutch Designers Yearbook 2022

DUTCH DESIGNERS YEARBOOK 2022

nai010 publishers

ISBN: 9789462087774
USD $40.00
| CAN $58

Pub Date: 10/3/2023
Active | In stock


Cleaning

CLEANING

Lars Müller Publishers

ISBN: 9783037787328
USD $35.00
| CAN $50.5

Pub Date: 10/3/2023
Active | In stock


How to Design a Revolution

HOW TO DESIGN A REVOLUTION

Lars Müller Publishers

ISBN: 9783037787335
USD $50.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 4/16/2024
Active | In stock