Postmodernism : style and subversion, 1970-1990 / edited by Glenn Adamson and Jane Pavitt ; [essays by Paola Antonelli ... [et al.].

Title: 
Postmodernism : style and subversion, 1970-1990 / edited by Glenn Adamson and Jane Pavitt ; [essays by Paola Antonelli ... [et al.].
Publisher: 
London : V&A Pub. ; New York : Distributed in North America by Harry N. Abrams, 2011.
Description: 
319 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Other Authors: 
Adamson, Glenn.
Pavitt, Jane.
Antonelli, Paola.
Victoria and Albert Museum.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
127081
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NX456.5.P66.P673 2011z
Notes: 
"Published to accompany the exhibition ... at Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 24 September 2011-15 January 2012"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 302-303) and index.
Some glass jewelry, glassware, and glass architecture.
Contents: 
Postmodernism : style and subversion / Glenn Adamson and Jane Pavitt --
Arch-art : architecture as subject matter / James Wines --
Our postmodernism / Denise Scott Brown --
On bricolage / Victor Buchli --
Kitsch and postmodern architecture : Charles Moore's Piazza d'Italia / Patricia A. Morton --
Irony and postmodern architecture / Emmanuel Petit --
Civitas Interruptus / Thomas Weaver --
The presence of the past : postmodernism meets in Venice / Léa-Catherine Szacka --
The architect as ghost-writer : Rem Koolhaas and image-based urbanism / Martino Stierli --
Paper architecture : the Columbaria of Brodsky and Utkin / David Crowley --
Photography into building : the Smithsons and James Stirlin / Claire Zimmerman --
Postmodern angel : Shiro Kuramata / Paola Antonelli --
We are all in the gutter : retailing postmodern fashion / Claire Wilcox --
Making Memphis : 'glue culture' and postmodern production strategies / Catharine Rossi --
The uses of 'notes on camp' / Christopher Breward --
Tomorrow's been cancelled due to lack of interest : Derek Jarman's The Last of England / Oliver Winchester --
Unsettled images : from TV screen to video-wall and back again / Mari Dumett --
Sampling and the materiality of sound / Ulrich Lehmann --
Buffalo : style with intent / Carol Tulloch --
Dressing viciously : hip-hop music, fashion and cultural crossover / Zoe Whitley --
What is 'post' about global hip-hop? / Sujatha Fernandes --
Klaus Nomi : astral countervoice of the new wave / Susanne K. Frantz --
Threads and rays : accessorizing Michael Clark / Matthew Hawkins --
Embraced by the (spot)light : Ōno Kazuo, Butō and Admiring La Argentina / Bruce Baird --
Fashion, violence and hyperreality / Rebecca Arnold --
Big magazines : design as the message / Rick Poynor --
Between words and images : simulation, deconstruction and postmodern photography / Paul Jobling --
David McDiarmid, Peter Tully and the ecstatic space of the paradise garage / Sally Gray --
Michael Graves and the figurative impulse / Christopher Wilk --
Riding the wave of Reaganomics : Swid Powell and the celebrity architects / Elizabeth A. Fleming --
Margaret Thatcher, postmodernism and the politics of design in Britain / Jonathan M. Woodham --
A way of looking at things / April Greiman --
Always already postmodern? Japanese design and architecture in the 1980s / Sarah Teasley --
Coming up for air : 1980s Spanish style cultures / Viviana Narotzky --
Furniture out of its mind : Düsseldorf, 1986 / Wolfgang Schepers --
True stories : a film about people like us / Rick Poynor --
Abstract figural systems / Reinhold Martin --
No Duchamps in Delhi / Arindam Dutta --
Post-modernism comes of age / Charles Jencks --
The end of style? / Paul Greenhalgh --
Post-script / David Byrne.
ISBN: 
9781851776597 (hbk.)
1851776591 (hbk.)
9781851776627 (pbk.)
1851776621 (pbk.)