True Nordic : how Scandinavia influenced design in Canada /
[curated by Rachel Gotlieb and Michael Prokopow].
imprint
London, UK : Black Dog Publishing, c2016.
description
127 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 25 cm
ISBN
9781910433638
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imprint
London, UK : Black Dog Publishing, c2016.
isbn
9781910433638
contents note
Preface / Kelvin Browne -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction / Rachel Gotlieb and Michael Prokopow -- Scandinavian design comes to Canada / Rachel Gotlieb -- Everything cold in new again: culture, the circumpolar, and identity in Canadian design, 1964 to the present / Michael Prokopow -- The influence of Scandinavian architecture and design on architecture in central Canada / George Baird -- The idea of north revisited: Nordic myths and modernisms / Mark Kingwell -- True Nordic: how Scandinavia influenced design in Canada: exhibition catalogue. Arrival and consequences 1925-1956. Exchange and adaptation 1956-1990. Persistent variations 1990-present.
exhibitions note
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Gardiner Museum, Toronto, Ontario, 13 October 2016 to 8 January 2017; New Brunswick Museum, Saint John, New Brunswick, 3 March to 5 September 2017; Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, 21 October 2017 to 21 January 2018.
general note
"Exhibition and publication organized by the Gardiner Museum, Toronto."--Verso of title page.
Also published in French under the title Nordique : l'influence du design scandinave au Canada.
catalogue key
10213002
 
Includes bibliographical references.

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