Utopia & reality : modernity in Sweden 1900-1960 / [catalogue editor Cecilia Widenheim].

Title: 
Utopia & reality : modernity in Sweden 1900-1960 / [catalogue editor Cecilia Widenheim].
Publisher: 
New Haven : Yale University, c2002.
Description: 
328 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
Other Authors: 
Widenheim, Cecilia.
Rudberg, Eva.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
73576
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Cage - Uncataloged
Call Number: 
73576
Variant Title: 
Utopia and reality
Notes: 
"Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design and Culture, New York March 14 - June 16, 2002 exhibition curators, Cecilia Widenheim, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Eva Rudberg, Arkitekturmuseet, Stockholm."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 310-320) and index.
Contents: 
Prophets and deniers : the idea of modernity in Swedish tradition / Sverker Sörlin --
Scripts / Peter Cornell --
Utopia and reality : aspects of modernism in Swedish visual art during the first half of the twentieth century / Cecilia Widenheim --
Modernism and public art / Per Hedström --
Turnpikes and blind alleys : modernism from the perspective of the provinces / Jeff Werner --
Differencing modernism : Swedish women artists in early twentieth-century avant-garde culture / Shulamith Behr --
The technologies of modernism / Sven-Olov Wallenstein --
The Wish Museum : the art museum and modernism / Gertrud Sandqvist --
The roots of modernism in Swedish archtiecture / Eva Eriksson --
Utopia of the everyday : Swedish and un-Swedish in the architecture of functionalistism / Eva Rudberg --
The architect in focus during the first half of the twentieth-century / Björn Linn --
Design for modern people / Cilia Robach --
The last modernist : the rise of industrial designers as a profession / Gustaf Rosell --
Tradition and innovation in Swedish graphic design / Marie-Louise Bowallius --
"You've got to be modernistic" : photographers' way to a modernist attitude / Leif Wigh --
Fine grain and brave angels : modernism in Swedish photography as reflected in the photographic press / Niclas Östlind --
'This modern establishment called the movies' : modernity and modernism in Swedish feature film / Bo Florin --
Film as art - a modernist movement / Henrik Orrje --
Happy transitions : on the encounters between art, music, dance, poetry, and stage in the era of modernism / Sören Engblom.
ISBN: 
0300093594