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Textile design is a complex field of practice which operates in a competitive, global industry. Designers need to take into account not only the design but also the manufacture, technological development and application of the final product. Texti...

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Introducing the concepts, methods, practices and challenges of this emerging area of study, Design Anthropology addresses the critical potential of design anthropology in a wide range of design activities across the world while querying the impa...

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By: Yuniya Kawamura

Based on insightful ethnographic fieldwork in Tokyo, is the first theoretical and analytical study on Japan's contemporary youth subcultures and their stylistic expressions. The book covers a range of subcultures including Lolita, Gyaru, Agejo an...

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By: Bonnie English

An accessible overview of the inspirational work of the big three Japanese fashion designers and their enormous influence on fashion today.

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By: Jules Moloney

Architectural facades now have the potential to be literally kinetic, through automated sunscreens and a range of animated surfaces. This book explores the aesthetic potential of these new types of moving facades. Critique of theory and practice i...

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By: Aaron Westre

Design Games for Architecture teaches you how to create playful software tools based on your architectural design processes, whether or not you are familiar with game design technology. The book combines the fun and engaging aspects of video games...

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Architecture in Formation is the first digital architecture manual that bridges multiple relationships between theory and practice, proposing a vital resource to structure the upcoming second digital revolution. Sixteen essays from practitioners, ...

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By: Ron Kasprisin

For planning to be successful, design must mean more than simply blindly following the dictates of legislation and regulation - yet losing sight of the importance of the design process is all too often exactly what has happened. Ron Kasprisin ha...

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By: Braun and Schneider

Over 1,450 costumed figures in clearly detailed engravings — from the dawn of civilization to the end of the 19th century. Features many folk costumes. Captions.

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By: Michael Hann

This book provides a critical examination of structure and form in design, covering a range of topics of great value to students and practitioners engaged in any of the specialist decorative arts and design disciplines.