Published April 1, 1994
by Princeton Architectural Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||94|
The Man Who Designed the Future: Norman Bel Geddes and the Invention of Twentieth-Century America by B. Alexandra Szerlip Hardcover $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Ships from and sold by Broad-Street-Books.3/5(6). The Man Who Designed the Future: Norman Bel Geddes and the Invention of Twentieth-Century America B. Alexandra Szerlip. out of 5 stars 3. Hardcover. $ Only 6 left in stock - order soon. Horizons (Classic Reprint) by Norman Bel Geddes () Paperback. $/5(6). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Geddes, Norman Bel, Publication date Topics Design, Industrial arts, Architecture -- Pages: The Man Who Designed the Future: Norman Bel Geddes and the Invention of Twentieth-Century America B. Alexandra Szerlip. out of 5 stars 3. Hardcover. $ Horizons (Classic Reprint) by Norman Bel Geddes () Paperback. $ Next. Customers who 3/5(6).
x hardcover book with pages and b/w photographs, diagrams, illustrations and plans of the general social concepts that developed through Bel Geddes' stewardship of the FUTURAMA exhibit at the New York World's Fair. The majority of the photographs are detail shots from the Futurama exhibit by Richard Garrison. Contents/5(5). Norman Bel Geddes was an American industrial designer and futurist who had a major influence on the streamlined Art Deco design of the s and 40s. Geddes started out as a theater set designer before opening his own industrial design studio in His early work included such consumer products as cocktail shakers and radio cabinets. Norman Bel Geddes, American theatrical designer whose clean, functional decors contributed substantially to the trend away from naturalism in 20th-century stage design. As an important industrial designer, he helped popularize “streamlining” as a distinct modern style. Following brief study at the. "Signed presentation to Vincent Astor, the son of John Jacob Astor IV, dated 20 March Profusely illustrated, approximately photographs, maps and plans. An early, influential road classic the truth of which remains fixed fifty years later. Bel Geddes in his opening chapter says, "The real trouble with American highways in the simple fact that they are not designed for teh traffic they.
In the s Norman Bel Geddes drafted his autobiography, I Designed My Life. His story covered the entirety of his vast career in one million words. Miracle in the Evening, the edited version published in two years following his death, focused solely on Bel Geddes’s theater work, simplifying his legacy to only one area of design. But in fact, there was hardly an area of design that Bel. Norman Bel Geddes was a founding member of the profession, according to Donald Albrecht, the editor of NORMAN BEL GEDDES DESIGNS AMERICA (Abrams, $65), an exceptionally rich history and profusely. Norman Bel Geddes magazine rack, midcentury magazine rack, the curled sides expand depending on the number of magazines or books inside each side, wonderful for midcentury homes or t Category 20th Century Art Deco Norman Bel Geddes Furniture. From the Bel Geddes Designs America accompanies a landmark exhibition exploring the career of Norman Bel Geddes (–), one of the 20th century’s foremost theatrical and industrial designers. This companion volume explores Bel Geddes’s life and career in comprehensive detail through nearly projects, ranging from streamlined airplanes, ships, and cars, to stage.