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Title California design, 1930-1965 : living in a modern way / Wendy Kaplan, editor ; Wendy Kaplan, Bobbye Tigerman, curators ; with contributions by Glenn Adamson [and others].
Imprint Los Angeles, CA : Los Angeles County Museum of Art ; Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, [2011]
©2011

Subject Decorative arts -- California -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Modernism (Aesthetics) -- California -- Exhibitions.
Alt Name Kaplan, Wendy.
Tigerman, Bobbye, 1978-
Adamson, Glenn.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
Add Title Living in a modern way
California design
Description 1 online resource (359 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Oct. 1, 2011-Mar. 25, 2012.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : "Living in a modern way" / Wendy Kaplan -- The rise of California modern design, 1930-41 / Christopher Long -- Fusing old and new : émigré designers in California / Bobbye Tigerman -- Open world : California architects and the modern home / Nicholas Olsberg -- At home with California modern, 1945-65 / Pat Kirkham -- War and peace : unexpected dividends / Bill Stern -- Serious business : the "designer-craftsman" in postwar California / Glenn Adamson -- Distinctly Californian : modernism in textiles and fashion / Melissa Leventon -- Developing a language of vision : graphic design in California / Jeremy Aynsley -- "It has to be sold" : the dissemination of California design, 1945-65 / Wendy Kaplan and Staci Steinberger.
Summary The first comprehensive examination of California's mid-century modern design, generously illustrated.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780262298964 (electronic bk.)
0262298961 (electronic bk.)
9780262299862 (electronic bk.)
0262299860 (electronic bk.)
1283321785
9781283321785
9780262016070 (cloth)
0262016079 (cloth)
ISBN/ISSN 9786613321787
OCLC # 761845647
Additional Format Print version: California design, 1930-1965. Los Angeles, CA : Los Angeles County Museum of Art ; Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, ©2011 9780262299862 (DLC) 2011015580 (OCoLC)715286156