Studio Glass 1960-2000
By (author) Graham McLaren
Normal Price: $12.99
Your Price: $11.69 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $1.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.58 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Studio Glass 1960-2000 by Graham McLaren
Book DescriptionIn this book, Dr. Graham McLaren considers one of the liveliest areas of the decorative arts to emerge during the second half of the twentieth century. The new approaches to glassmaking that evolved during the 1960s liberated glassmaking from the factory and placed it in the hands of individual glassmakers. The result has been a glassmaking movement that has produced colourful, innovative and exciting work. Concentrating on the British context, this book provides an introduction to the work of significant contemporary makers along with the themes and ideas that have shaped their work.
Buy Studio Glass 1960-2000 book by Graham McLaren from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780747805274
(210mm x 150mm x 4mm)
Imprint: Shire Publications Ltd
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 1-May-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Graham McLaren
In Time O' Strife, Paperback (September 2013)
Originally by Joe Collie, adapted by Graham McLaren
Ceramics of the 1960s, Paperback (February 2001)
This book examines how ceramic designers and manufacturers responded to challenges ranging from 'The Look' identified by the fashion designer Mary Quant to the Psychedelia of the late 1960s.
Ceramics of the 1950s, Paperback (January 1998)» View all books by Graham McLaren
British ceramics of the 1950s are highly evocative of a decade of optimism and change in British life. The austerity of war was quickly banished by a new breed of young consumer who demanded ceramics which were bright and modern. This book considers how pottery manufacturers met this challenge, producing ware which was also prized for design.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Studio Glass 1960-2000 book by Graham McLaren and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Graham McLaren
Dr Graham McLaren teached the history of ceramics and glass at Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-Trent. He is also the author of other Shire books, including 'Ceramics of the 1950s' and 'ceramics of the 1960s'.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.