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‘One Must Offer “Something for Everyone” ’: Designing Crockery for Consumer Consent in 1950s’ Norway

Kjetil Fallan.

in Journal of Design History

June 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 9087 words.

‘One must offer “something for everyone”.’ These words belong to Ragnar Grimsrud, ceramic designer and general manager of the Norwegian earthenware factory Figgjo, when he in 1955 was...

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Scissors and Glue:

Teal Triggs.

in Journal of Design History

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 8683 words.

The fanzine producer Chris Wheelchair (sic) remarked in the editorial of Ruptured Ambitions (1992) that his Plymouth-based fanzine is ‘all about helping promote the DIY...

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Binns, Vivienne

Anne Kirker.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Photography and Photographs; Art Education; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 636 words.

(b Wyong, NSW, Dec 6, 1940).

Australian painter, photographer and teacher. Binns trained as a painter at the National Art School, Sydney (1958–62) and held her first solo...

Durack, Elizabeth

Janda Gooding.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 347 words.

(b Perth, July 6, 1915; d Perth, May 25, 2000).

Australian painter and book illustrator. Grand-daughter of a pioneer pastoralist of the Kimberley region in Western Australia,...

McKay, Brian

Anne Gray.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 328 words.

(b Meckering, W. Australia, March 18, 1926).

Australian painter and printmaker. In his formative years he worked as a graphic designer in Perth, which provided him with a...

Wendt, William

Jean Stern.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 1999 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Painting; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 353 words.

(b Bentzen, Feb 20, 1865; d Laguna Beach, CA, Dec 29, 1946).

American painter of German birth. He came to the USA in 1880, settling in Chicago, where he worked in a...

Bieler, Ernest

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; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 952 words.

Swiss, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 31 July 1863, in Rolle (Vaud); died 1948, in Lausanne.

Painter, engraver, decorative artist. Figure compositions, figures,...

Young, John Zerunge

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online July 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Performance Art and Dance; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; East Asian Art. 482 words.

Chinese-Australian, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1956, in Hong Kong.

Painter, performance artist, writer. Multimedia.

John Zerunge Young emigrated from Hong...

Adsett, Sandy

John Hovell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Scenography; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 275 words.

(b Wairoa, Hawke’s Bay, NZ, Aug 27, 1939).

Maori painter, carver, weaver, costume and stage designer. His involvement with art began at Te Aute Maori Boys’ College (1954–7),...

Linton, J(ames) W(alter) R(obert)

Judith O’Callaghan.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Metalwork; Painting; Architecture; 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 180 words.

(b London, June 14, 1869; d Perth, Aug 29, 1947).

Australian silversmith, jeweller, woodworker and painter of English birth. His father was the watercolourist Sir James Dromgole...

Market for African and Oceanic art

Bruno Claessens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; History of Art; Financial Aspects of Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Art of the United States; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; Contemporary Art. 1259 words.

[tribal art]

The market for ‘tribal art’ emerged in the first decades of the 20th century. By way of avant-garde artists and pioneering dealers, African and Oceanic art slowly...