Lucienne Day

a career in design by Jennifer Harris

Publisher: Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester

Written in English
Published: Pages: 80 Downloads: 930
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StatementJennifer Harris.
ContributionsWhitworth Art Gallery.
The Physical Object
Pagination80p. :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17213950M
ISBN 100903261294

Robin & Lucienne Day in conversation with Simon Alderson & Helen O’Brien Furniture designer Robin Day, 93 and his textile designer wife Lucienne, 91, are the grandmasters of modern British ’s low cost, mass-produced furniture, among which is the multi-million selling polypropylene chair, and Lucienne’s abstract, colourful prints led them to become key players in the

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Robin and Lucienne Day book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Hailed as the British counterparts to Charles and Ray Eames, Robin Upon fingering through the book, it is easy to tell that all of the designers of the time were aware of each others work, as many pieces of Lucienne and Robin Day look very similar to other designers of the time.

But I think that kind of mutual admiration was one of the  › Books › Arts & Photography › Architecture. Robin Day, the creator of the best-selling Polypropylene chair,was renowned as afurniture designer, but also excelled in many other fields over the years, includingexhibition design, graphics and product design.

Lucienne Lucienne Day book, an outstandingtextile designer, gained early recognition with Calyx, her acclaimed furnishingfabric for the Festival of Britain inand she also designed As Britain’s most distinguished designers Lucienne Day book the post-war period, Robin and Lucienne Day pursued celebrated careers for more than fifty years.

This updated book celebrates and offers an insight into their remarkable success and was specially produced to accompany the Exhibition Robin and Lucienne Day: Design and The Modern Interior at This is a super coffee table book, it looks fabulous and has the bonus of being a very interesting read too.

There are so many items of familiar 'furniture' which I was unaware were Robin & Lucienne Day's work. The book is a great mix of photos and text, fabulous for anyone interested in 20th C  › Arts & Photography › Decorative Arts & Design › Furniture Design. This beautifully illustrated book brings together the many aspects of the work of Lucienne Day, in textiles, wallpaper, carpets and ceramics from both Britain and Europe.

Andrew Casey, who first interviewed Lucienne Day at her home in Cheyne Walk, London inhas uncovered previously unpublished material from the Lucienne Day Archives and  › Books › Arts & Photography › Decorative Arts & Design. Photograph Lucienne and Robin Day Foundation, courtesy of Antique Collector’s Club.

Lucienne Day: In The Spirit of the Age. By Andrew Casey ‘Lucienne Day: In The Spirit of the Age’ is a welcome addition to publisher Antique Collector’s Club series on textile design. British Textile Designer Lucienne Day had a transformative effect on pattern design from the s   Lucienne Day was skilled at adapting her designs to the requirements of a commission, and her designs were constantly progressing.

But the return to traditional floral patterns and 'period' style that took hold in the late s was not to Day's taste, and she began to feel less engaged with manufacturing :// Leah Gibbons book arts.

Textile Prints Textile Patterns Textile Design Print Patterns Floral Patterns Textile Art Lucienne Day Geometric Nature Retro Fabric. Lovely piece of vintage fabric by Lucienne Day with skeletal leaf design and blocks of colour in rust and yellow on an off-white background.

The fabric is called "Linden" and was Furnishing fabric 'Sunrise' of machine screen-printed cotton, designed by Lucienne Day for Heal Fabrics Ltd., Great Britain, Museum Number This beautifully illustrated book brings together the many aspects of the work of Lucienne Day, in textiles, wallpaper, carpets and ceramics from both Britain and Europe.

Andrew Casey, who first interviewed Lucienne Day at her home in Cheyne Walk, London inhas uncovered previously unpublished material from the Lucienne Day Archives and   Lucienne Day's career in design spans 60 years and the freshness and originality of her work ensures that it is still relevant to contemporary interiors.

A versatile and influential designer, Lucienne was commissioned by a wide range of companies and extended her very particular vision to carpets, wallpapers, tea towels and ceramics as well as Enid Marx, Minnie McLeish and Lucienne Day – a generation of revolutionary print creators Vanessa Thorpe Sat 26 May EDT Last modified on Mon 2 Jul EDT /26/pattern-printmakers-enid-marx-lucienne-day-orla-kiely.

Lucienne Day的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。将这些话题细分出来,分别进行讨论,会有更多收获 Robin and Lucienne Day have worked independently in a wide range of design disciplines, including furniture, fabrics, ceramics, wallpapers, exhibition design and graphics.

This book surveys their careers, using material from their own :// 'Cockaigne' cotton furnishing fabric printed with various abstract shapes on a green and tan ground; Lucienne Day for Heals, British Museum Number First, a disclaimer.

I am a graduate of Georgia Tech, just like Leonard Petracci (albeit quite a few years earlier), which is the main reason I decided to download and read his story, "The Lucienne Twins." In my day, Tech was better known for training engineers rather than creative :// Mid-Century Monday's Rug of the Day is another inspired by an icon of mid-century design, Lucienne Day.

Considered a founder of modernist textile design in post-WW2 Britain, Day was known for joyful, eccentric designs, including the "Allegro" pattern which influenced this piece's field design; hand knotted in textural, high quality wool metallic gray, white, black and brown color ://   Robin Day, the son of a police constable in High Wycombe, and Désirée Lucienne Conradi, who grew up in Croydon, the daughter of Belgian reinsurance broker, met at a Lucienne Day: Living Design tells the story of Lucienne’s design career, unfolding in a sequence of images and textiles drawn from the archives of The Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation.

Photographs show the lead up to her career breakthrough at the Festival of Britainwith her pioneering ‘contemporary’ design :// A major retrospective exhibition, Robin and Lucienne Day – Pioneers of Contemporary Design was held at the Barbican Art Gallery inaccompanied by a book of the same name.

The revival of interest in Robin’s historic work led to new design commissions when he was in his late :// 'Published to coincide with the exhibition --Lucienne Day: a career in design, at the Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester, 25 April June also showing at the Royal College of Art, London, 20 November DecemberAberdeen Art Gallery, 19 February March ' --t.

verso. Responsibility: Jennifer :// This thorough and richly illustrated book, the latest installment in the publisher's series on textile design, gives her the recognition she greatly deserved during her lifetime. Interior Design Magazine, March This beautifully illustrated book provides a fascinating insight into mid-century British textile designer Lucienne Day's life and Hairart by Lucienne, Born (Nederland).

likes. Hairart by Lucienne is bij uitstek de kleurspecialist in de regio. Joico kent meer dan duurzame kleuringen. Ook expert in haarverlenging. Boek nu. Lucienne Day is best known today for her pioneering textile designs from the s and ’60s, particularly her iconic ‘Calyx’ pattern, which was shown at the Festival of Britain in Working chiefly for the London store Heal’s, her work was unified by a deep-rooted belief that good design should be mass-produced for the many and not Lucienne.

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Lucienne Day: In the Spirit of the Age is the newest addition to the Antique Collector’s Club series on textile design. Written by Andrew Casey, a design historian, this beautifully illustrated book provides a fascinating insight into mid-century British textile designer Lucienne Day’s life Paula Day, Lucienne and Robin Day’s daughter and director of the foundation dedicated to her parents’ legacy, believes Lucienne’s enduring influence can be compared with that of William Morris.

“The design of the s and s are of course very fashionable, but my mother’s work is ‘timeless’ in the same way as that of William The official site for furniture designer Robin Day and textile designer Lucienne Day tells the story of their lives & designs and shows all licensed products.

The Robin and Lucienne Day Foundation is a design education charity established by their daughter Paula Day in