Alexander Girard (1907-1993) was a pre-eminent mid-20th century designer whose work spanned many disciplines, including textile design, graphic design, typography, illustration, furniture design, interior design, product design, exhibit design, and architecture. Alexander Girard (1907–1993) was the most regarded textile designer of all time. His ‘new’ applications of pattern and color in textile design supported the postwar consumers’ motivation to demonstrate both ‘good’ taste and modernity in dress and décor. See more ideas about Alexander girard, Girard, Alexander. Save Showers by Alexander Girard, 1958 to a board Share Showers by Alexander Girard, 1958 Print Qr code Showers by Alexander Girard, 1958 QR Code Materials: Wallcovering, Vinyl Wallcovering, Vinyl Collection Name: Textiles of the 20th Century Textiles Beautifully designed and carefully woven textiles for your home. Jul 4, 2018 - Explore trebleseven's board "Alexander Girard", followed by 5688 people on Pinterest. [3] Ruth Wagner, “Style is Geometric,” The Washington Post, August 30, 1963, C2. 「Textiles of the 20th Century」というコレクションでは歴史に名を刻む偉大なデザイナー達のテキスタイルを復刻生産しています。「Names」は建築家、テキスタイルデザイナーであるAlexander Girardの1957年のデザインです。シンプルで Vitra Design Museum, 2016. UNL web framework and quality assurance provided by the, Apply to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Give to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Alexander Girard and Textile Design at Mid-Century. Named Environmental Enrichment Panels, the department’s collection was initially purchased to decorate the new quarters of what was then Textiles, Clothing and Design when the present Human Sciences Building opened in 1974. The gallery is located on the second floor of the Human Sciences Building on east campus, on N. 35th Street, part of the East Campus Loop (map at http://go.unl.edu/j5v). Born in 1907 in New York City, Alexander Girard was one of the leading figures of postwar American design, along with his close friends and colleagues George Nelson and Charles & Ray Eames. See more ideas about Alexander girard, Girard, Textile design. 234 Human Sciences Building Admission is always free. Palm Springs Art Museum Presents Alexander Girard: A Designer's Universe On View November 23, 2019-March 1, 2020 Organized by Vitra Design Museum and featuring more than 700 objects News provided by ニューヨークで生まれ、フィレンツェで育ったAlexander Girardは、ヨーロッパで建築を学び、1920年代後半から建築やインテリアデザインの仕事を始めました。1 1949年にはデトロイト美術館で開催された「For Modern Living」展を監修しました。� Girard Studio was created by the Girard family to preserve and promote the design legacy and archive of Alexander Girard. Alexander Girard designed this textile during his tenure as founding director of the Herman Miller Textile Division (1952 - 1973). Designer Alexander Girard Material 100% cotton, filling: duck half down Color pink, orange Size 30 x 40 cm Classic Maharam Pillows - Arabesque by Alexander Girard for VITRA. Lincoln, NE 68583-0806 Textile design in the Postwar era was eclectic and robust, buoyed by rapid economic growth, technological advances, and optimistic consumers. Girard worked with George Nelson and Charles and Ray Eames to form a design team that has influenced the fundamentals of design throughout the United States and the rest of the world. Alexander Girard – Textiles divers – années 1950. Amoureux de la couleur et du motif, il commence à travailler Lire la suite… Steps, 1960, by Alexander Girard The exhibition “Alexander Girard and Textile Design at Mid-Century” opens in the Robert Hillestad Gallery on May 22, 2017 and continues through September 1. Combining a global folk aesthetic with a playful, exuberant attitude toward modernism, Girard created iconic mid-century furniture, textiles and objects. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and by appointment. Alexander Girard: A Designer's Universe. His designs in whatever form they come (textiles, furniture, wall hangings, art) have become super collectible and highly valuable. The focus of his broad oeuvre was on textile design, and a key Alexander Girard, 1963 Alongside Charles and Ray Eames as well as George Nelson, Alexander Girard was one of the decisive figures in post-War American design. Trained as an architect but proficient in nearly all design disciplines, Alexander Girard (1907-1993, United States) had a profound impact on 20th-century visual culture. Sort by Featured Best selling A-Z Z-A Price, low to high Price, high to low Oldest Newest As a result, Girard, in company with other design luminaries such as Charles Eames, George Nelson, and Eero Saarenin, became part of the discourse surrounding the skillful expression of modernity through one’s living and work spaces. (402) 472-2911. Less recognisably Girard, but embodying the same bold spirit and graphic sense all the same, these textiles showcase how basic geometric forms possess a powerful, enduring quality. Amazon配送商品ならAlexander Girard: A Designer's Universeが通常配送無料。更にAmazonならポイント還元本が多数。Kries, Mateo, Eisenbrand, Jochen, Brown, Susan, Hauss, Barbara, Lange, Alexandra作品ほか、お急ぎ便対象商品 His first fabric line consisted of plain upholsteries and geometric drapery prints—stripes, circles, and triangles. We are the official representation of his unique and profound body of work and ハーマンミラーで自分自身を表現する自由を得たGirardは、原色と簡潔な幾何学模様、そしてユーモラスなタッチを駆使してデザインに喜びとおおらかさを注ぎました。ハーマンミラーで部門を率いていた間にGirardが生み出したテキスタイルデザインは、配色、ウォールペーパー、印刷物、ファニチャー、オブジェクトなど、300点を超えています。Girardは1973年までハーマンミラーで活動しました。装飾パネルファブリックのシリーズでAction Officeシステムにいきいきとした趣を加えたのも、Girardです。, ニューヨークで生まれ、フィレンツェで育ったAlexander Girardは、ヨーロッパで建築を学び、1920年代後半から建築やインテリアデザインの仕事を始めました。1949年にはデトロイト美術館で開催された「For Modern Living」展を監修しました。これは大戦後のモダニズムに賛辞を送る展覧会でした。GirardとCharles Eamesの交流が始まったのは1940年代です。2人が偶然にもほとんどそっくりのラジオキャビネットをデザインし、さらにどちらもプライウッドチェアで試行錯誤をしていたことがきっかけでした。, Girardの名声は、1959年に手がけたニューヨークのレストラン、ラフォンダ・デル・ソルの趣きのあるインテリアデザインで一気に高まりました。内装、グラフィック、食器、スタッフのユニフォームまで、レストランのエクスペリエンスのすべてをGirardがデザインしたのです。また、1960年代半ばにも、ブラニフ航空のためにロゴからラウンジファニチャーまでなんと17,543点ものアイテムをデザインしました。, Girardの果敢な、時には既存の概念を打破するようなファブリックのデザインは、未来へのビジョンではなく、世界中のフォークアートへの愛情にインスパイアされています。Girardは自ら「おもちゃ」と呼ぶアートに情熱を傾け、世界中を巡っておよそ106,000点ものオブジェクトを収集しました。カラフルで変わったオブジェクトにインスパイアされていたGirardのデザインは、私たちを今でもインスパイアし続けています。, 1966年 アメリカインテリアデザイナー協会ニューヨーク支部エリーズ・デ・ウルフ賞, 1987年 デザイナーズウエスト/レイ・ブラッドベリ・クリエイティビティ・アワード, ハーマンミラーとヴィトラは、チャールズ&レイ・イームズ、ジョージ・ネルソン、およびアレキサンダー・ジラードのデザインと遺産に対して共通の権利を持つ2つの独立した会社です。, 1956年、ヴィトラは欧州大陸でのハーマンミラーのライセンシーになりました。この最初の試みが成功した後、本事業をさらに促進するために、Herman Miller AGという名前で合弁会社が設立されました。この協力関係は、ハーマンミラーのデプリー家とヴィトラのフェールバウム家との間の個人的な友好関係を生み出しました。20年以上もの間、この2社は、優れたデザインのための市場を確立し、ヨーロッパでイームズ、ネルソン、ジラードのデザインを推進するために順調にコラボレーショてきました。1984年にこのパートナーシップが解消された時、ヨーロッパおよび中東でのイームズ、ネルソン、ジラードのデザインに対する権利は、ヴィトラに譲渡され、ハーマンミラーの名前およびプログラムは、ハーマンミラーが保持しました。, この2社は、チャールズ&レイ・イームズ、ジョージ・ネルソン、およびアレキサンダー・ジラードの子孫と共に友好な関係を保ち続けており、これらの偉大なデザイナー達の精神を今も活かしています。. 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