Design v českých zemích 1900–2000. Instituce moderního designu


Design in the Czech Lands 1900–2000. Institutions of Modern Design


This is the very first systematic evaluation of this field in the history of Czech modern art. The book traces design in the Czech lands in a broad perspective, encompassing interior design, functional wares, industrial and graphic design, fashion and textile design, jewellery, industrial photography and the new materials of the 20th century.


The Gloria musaealis 2016 National Museum Competition – Grand Prix of the Minister of Culture for the Book of the Year
The Most Beautiful Czech Book of 2016 – Second Prize in the Scientific Literature category
Magnezia litera 2017 – nomination in the Educational Literature category


Publishers: Academia and UPM
Editors: Iva Knobloch, Radim Vondráček
Authors of the chapters: Jiří Fronek, Milan Hlaveš, Lada Hubatová-Vacková, Jiří Hulák, Daniela Karasová, Iva Knobloch, Dagmar Koudelková, Mariana Kubištová, Petra Matějovičová, Jana Johanna Pauly, Hana Rousová, Lucie Skřivánková, Petr Štembera, Lucie Vlčková, Radim Vondráček, Filip Wittlich
Edition: Czech with English resumé
Format: 24.5 x 28.5 cm, hard cover
Pages: 660
Reproductions: c. 935
ISBN 978-80-7101-157-6 (UPM)
Price: 1 500 CZK


The volume is on sale in the Museum Shop on the ground floor.

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