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Title Cold War modern : design 1945-1970 / edited by David Crowley and Jane Pavitt.

Imprint London : V&A, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    745.409 COL    Available
Description 319 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), port. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-302) and index.
Contents 1. Introduction / David Crowley and Jane Pavitt : From monuments to fast cars: aspects of cold war art, 1946-1957 / Sarah Wilson ; Modernism between peace and freedom: Picasso and others at the Congress of Intellectuals in Wrocław, 1948 / Katarzyna Murawska-Muthesius -- 2. Europe reconstructed, Europe divided / David Crowley : Marshall Plan modernism in divided Germany / Greg Castillo -- 3. Design and the democratic ideal / Jane Pavitt : Cold war front lines: the architecture of defence / Caroline Maniaque -- 4. The bomb in the brain / Jane Pavitt ; War games: cold war Britain in film and fiction / Barry Curtis -- 5. Thaw modern: design in Eastern Europe after 1956 / David Crowley : 'Our kitchen is just as good': Soviet responses to the American National Exhibition in Moscow, 1959 / Susan E. Reid -- 6. The hi-tech cold war / Jane Pavitt and David Crowley : Imagining the computer: Eliot Noyes, the Eames and the IBM Pavilion / John Harwood ; Expo '70 as watershed: the politics of American art and technology / Anne Collins Goodyear -- 7. In the image of revolution / David Crowley : Protest by design: Giancarlo de Carlo and the 14th Milan Triennale / Paola Nicolin ; The personal visions and public spaces of the Movement Group (Dvizhenie) / Jane A. Sharp ; Architecture or revolution? Vienna's 1968 / Jana Scholze -- 8. Looking down on spaceship earth: cold war landscapes / David Crowley.
Subject Design -- Political aspects.
Design -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Crowley, David, 1966-
Pavitt, Jane.
ISBN 9781851775439
1851775706 (pbk.)
9781851775705 (pbk.)

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