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Mawalan Marika

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art. 326 words.

Australian, 20th century, male.

Born 1908; died 1967.

Painter. Scenes with figures.

Mawalan Marika was an Australian Aboriginal artist from the Riratjingu clan of...

The ‘Galicia Moda’ Project: The First Attempt to Launch Galician Fashion

Natalia Quintas Froufe.

in Journal of Design History

June 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 6067 words.

In the 1980s, when the Galician clothing and textile industry started to take-off and Galician fashion was born, Galicia did not have a consolidated textile company structure, which other...

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John Cotton Dana and the Politics of Exhibiting Industrial Art in the US, 1909–1929

Nicolas Maffei.

in Journal of Design History

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art. 0 words.

Between 1909 and 1929, John Cotton Dana directed New Jersey's Newark Museum and pioneered the museum exhibition of mass-produced goods, initiating a trend among American art museums,...

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Hetet, Rangimarie

Megan Tamati-Quennell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Textiles and Embroidery; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 262 words.

(b Oparure, NZ, 1892; d 1995).

Maori weaver. Her tribal affiliation was Ngati Maniapoto/Ngati Kinohaku. Hetet was taught the traditional skills of weaving by her mother and...

Athfield, Ian

Ian J. Lochhead.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 381 words.

(Charles)

(b Christchurch, July 15, 1940; d Wellington, Jan 16, 2015).

New Zealand architect. He studied at the University of Auckland School of Architecture (1961–3)...

Binyinyiwuy

Ian Keen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 346 words.

(b 1928; d 1982).

Australian Aboriginal painter. He was a leader of the Ngaladharr Djambarrpuyngu clan, Dhuwa moiety, who lived at Milingimbi mission (later Milingimbi township)...

Lusk, Doris

David P. Millar.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 392 words.

(b Dunedin, 1916; d 1990).

New Zealand painter. Lusk was the daughter of an architect and was determined from an early age to be an artist. Lusk enrolled herself at the Art...

Wilson, Arnold Manaaki

Megan Tamati-Quennell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 174 words.

(b Ruatoki, Bay of Plenty, NZ, 1928).

Maori sculptor. His tribal affiliation is Tuhoe/Takimoana, Te Arawa/Tarawhai. He was the first Maori to graduate with honours in...

Magani, Mick

Howard Morphy.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 208 words.

(b Gatji Creek, Northern Territory, ?1920; d 1984).

Australian Aboriginal painter. He was a member of the Mildjingi clan from the area of Gatji Creek in Central Arnhem Land in...

Protestant Pots

Andrew Morrall.

in Journal of Design History

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 0 words.

This essay examines the uses of religious and exemplary imagery as decoration for domestic ceramics in sixteenth-century Northern Europe. It considers a number of meanings that imagery,...

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‘Fit for its purpose’: Nikolaus Pevsner Argues for the Modern Movement

Ute Engel.

in Journal of Design History

February 2015; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art. 8973 words.

This article concentrates on the first years of Nikolaus Pevsner in Great Britain, when a fellowship at the University of Birmingham (1934–1935) enabled him to investigate industrial...

Re-Learning Postmodernism in the History of Graphic Design: A (Con)Textual Analysis of Design Journal in the Late 1960s

Julia Moszkowicz.

in Journal of Design History

November 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 10526 words.

This article provides a historical understanding of the term postmodernism, in light of its use by members of the British design community in the late 1960s. It offers close textual...

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The History of Advertising Design in Kuwait: Post-Oil Cultural Shifts 1947-1959

Khaled Al Najdi and Rosalie Smith McCrea.

in Journal of Design History

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 14716 words.

The advertising design of the 1950s reveals a history of the economic and social conditions that changed the lives and institutions of the Kuwaiti people after the discovery of oil in 1938....

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Midjawmidjaw, Jimmy

Luke Taylor.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 278 words.

(b Croker Island, N. Territory, 1897; d c. 1985).

Australian Aboriginal painter. His language group was Kunwinjku, and he belonged to the clan Mirarr. During his...

Newman, Frederick

Andrew Leach.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 326 words.

(Hugh) [Neumann, Friedrich Hugo]

(b Vienna, July 2, 1900; d Wellington, Aug 7, 1964).

New Zealand architect and polemicist of Austrian birth. Graduating from the...

Langley, Walter

Tessa Sidey.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Painting; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 421 words.

(b Birmingham, June 8, 1852; d Penzance, March 21, 1922).

English painter. He trained as a lithographer in Birmingham and in 1873 secured a scholarship to study industrial...

Barak, William

Jeanette Hoorn.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online November 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 411 words.

(b Bushy Creek, Victoria, c. 1824; d Coranderrk, Aug 15, 1903).

Australian Aboriginal painter and leader of the Wurundjeri people of Woi-Worung. His ancestral country...

Nabarrayal, Lofty

Luke Taylor.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 246 words.

(b W. Arnhem Land, N. Territory, 1926).

Australian Aboriginal painter. His father painted on rock surfaces in the region of the upper reaches of the Liverpool River, and as a...

Harrison, Pakariki

John Hovell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 260 words.

[Paki]

(b Tairawhiti, NZ, July 6, 1928; d Kennedy Bay, NZ, Dec 29, 2008).

Maori carver and craftsman. He was educated at Te Aute Maori Boys’ College, Waipawa county,...

Koch, John A(ugustus) B(ernard)

Miles Lewis.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 242 words.

(b Hamburg, Aug 27, 1845; d Melbourne, Aug 30, 1928).

Australian architect of German birth. He emigrated with his parents to Melbourne in 1855. He served articles with F. M....