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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Resilience

Thomas Fisher.

in Designing Our Way to a Better World

May 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 2637 words.

This chapter explores enabling communities in informal settlements that lack basic building codes and safety standards because governments and these communities’ formal economies do not...

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Schools and Communities

Thomas Fisher.

in Designing Our Way to a Better World

May 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 2476 words.

The chapter argues that increasing students’ community engagement instills creative courage in them; schools play important roles in communities and communities—especially ones in which...

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Evolutionary Transformation

Thomas Fisher.

in Designing Our Way to a Better World

May 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 2644 words.

This chapter observes how the abductive approach represents a larger shift in Western culture away from two prevalent mythologies of the past that justified the domination of nature for...

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The Politics of No

Thomas Fisher.

in Designing Our Way to a Better World

May 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 2811 words.

The chapter reviews the consequences of political opposition to change of almost any sort; a politics of no has become too easy for individuals and communities to use as a wedge to stop...

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Gierymski family

Wanda Małaszewska and Zofia Nowak.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Book Arts and Illustration. 1507 words.

Polish family of painters and illustrators.

Wanda Małaszewska

(b Warsaw, Oct 9, 1846; d Bad Reichenvall, Bavaria, Sept 16, 1874).

In 1865...

Ferrar, Virginia (1627?–1688), bookbinder and sericulturist

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 7 words.

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Little Gidding community

Krakauer, Leopold

Aba Elhanani.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Architecture; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 352 words.

(b Vienna, Sept 23, 1890; d Jerusalem, 1954).

Israeli architect and graphic artist of Austrian birth. He graduated from the Technische Hochschule and Akademie der Bildenden...

Dwiggins, William Addison

Roy R. Behrens.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 475 words.

(b Martinsville, OH, June 19, 1880; d Hingham, MA, Dec 25, 1956).

American graphic designer, typographer and puppeteer After spending most of his childhood in Richmond,...

Odjig, Daphne

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Graphic Design and Typography; 20th-Century Art; Native American Art. 822 words.

Canadian First Nations, 20th century, female.

Born 11 September 1919, in Wikwemikong (Manitoulin Island, Ontario).

Painter, graphic artist (silk screen prints). Figures,...

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,...

Vignon, Claude

Paola Pacht Bassani.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Book Arts and Illustration; Renaissance Art. 1389 words.

(b Tours, May 19, 1593; d Paris, May 10, 1670).

French painter, printmaker and illustrator . Born into a prosperous family in Tours, he received his early training in...

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...

Chełmoński, Józef

Janina Zielińska.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 734 words.

(b Boczki, Nov 7, 1849; d Kuklówka, April 6, 1914).

Polish painter and illustrator. He had drawing lessons with his father and then (1867–71) attended the Warsaw Drawing Class...

Daumier, Honoré

Michel Melot.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art. 2472 words.

(b Marseille, Feb 26, 1808; d Valmondois, Feb 10, 1879).

French graphic artist, painter, and sculptor.

Son of a Marseille glazier, frame-maker, and occasional picture...

Horsfield, Craigie

John-Paul Stonard.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online December 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Graphic Design and Typography; Photography and Photographs; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 374 words.

(b Cambridge, 1949).

English photographer, sound artist and film maker. He lived from 1972 to 1979 in Poland, spending two of those years studying graphics at the Academy of...

Jones, David

Andrew Wilson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Book Arts and Illustration; 20th-Century Art. 806 words.

(b Brockley, Kent, Nov 1, 1895; d Harrow, nr London, Oct 28, 1974).

English painter, draughtsman, printmaker, illustrator and poet. His creative life was largely determined by...

Bicknell, Les

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Book Arts and Illustration; Graphic Design and Typography; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Prints and Printmaking; Public Art, Land Art, and Environmental Art; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art. 326 words.

British, 20th–21st century, male.

Born 1963, in England.

Book artist, printmaker, graphic designer, installation artist, art director, writer, educator. Community art,...

Willette, (Léon-)Adolphe

Phillip Dennis Cate.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Book Arts and Illustration; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 382 words.

(b Châlons-sur-Marne, July 31, 1857; d Paris, Feb 4, 1926).

French illustrator, printmaker and painter . After studying at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, Willette...

Miko, William

Deborah A. Hoover.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Sculpture and Carving; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 361 words.

(Bwalwa)

(b Mwense, 1961).

Zambian painter, sculptor, graphic artist and administrator. He received a diploma in the teaching of art from Evelyn Hone College, Lusaka...

Udechukwu, Obiora

Chika Okeke.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 384 words.

(b Onitsha, June 4, 1946).

Nigerian painter, graphic artist, illustrator and poet. After studying at Central Art School, Onitsha, and Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria...