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Bedin, Martine

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Textiles and Embroidery; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 430 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, female.

Active also active in Italy.

Born 31 October 1957, in Bordeaux.

Architect, designer, draughtswoman. Furniture, rug design.

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Chalayan, Hussein

Sarah Scaturro.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; Contemporary Art. 748 words.

[Çaglayan, Hüseyin]

(bNicosia, Aug 12, 1970).

British fashion designer born in Turkish Cyprus. Chalayan won the British Fashion Award for Designer of the Year in 1999...

Ducaté, Marie

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Textiles and Embroidery; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 309 words.

French, 20th – 21st century, female.

Born 1957, in Lille.

Painter. Figure compositions. Designs for carpets, furniture, ceramics and objets d'art.

Marie Ducaté...

Hermès

M. B. Whitaker.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; Textiles and Embroidery; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 679 words.

French luxury goods and fashion house. Thierry Hermès (1801–78), a fine craftsman and artisan, opened a harness and saddle-making shop in Paris in 1837. It evolved into the House of...

Ndwandwe, Reuben

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Textiles and Embroidery; Contemporary Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art. 172 words.

South African, 20th century, male.

Born 1943, in Hlabisa area, Natal (KwaZulu-Natal); died 2007.

Basketweaver.

Reuben Ndwandwe lived in the Hlabisa area of...

Yamamoto, Yohji

Pamela Roskin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 754 words.

(b Yokohama, Oct 3, 1943).

Japanese fashion designer ( see fig. ). Yamamoto’s influential designs combined traditional Japanese silhouettes with notions of...