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Articles with keyword "Design"

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From Skyscrapers to Barns and Everything in Between

A new book roves through four centuries of Virginia's architecture.

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Master of the Skyscraper

A designer leaves his imprint on Chicago’s skyline.

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Fallout: Art and Design in the Atomic Age

The plastics of wartime were transformed into Tupperware cocktail shakers as a new aesthetic emerged after the dropping of the bomb.

Fontainebleau Hotel Flower Shop

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Miami Swank—and Its Opposite

A new exhibition captures the dueling personalities of Miami Modern.

man and woman lying on their backs, "pinned" by chair bases

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Modern Love

Charles and Ray Eames forged a new sensibility while doing everything and nothing.

Wedding dress from Bethlehem

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Fashion Statements

The caftan-like shape is typical of Palestinian dresses, but the woven stripe pattern, the appliquéd areas on the shoulders, sleeves, and skirt, the densely embroidered chest square, and the color sch

Chicago’s 1933 Century of Progress Exposition

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Enchanting Reality

World's fairs during the Depression.

Lev Manovich in front of the HIPerSpace.

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Graphing Culture

Lev Manovich uses supercomputing to see the big picture.