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Scandinavian Design and The United States

72.50 EUROS

Focusing on the extensive influence of Scandinavian design in the United States, this book shows how Nordic ideas about modern design and the objects themselves had an indelible impact on American culture and material life. It also considers America’s influence on Scandinavian design, showing how cultural exchange is mutual by nature. In addition to familiar material like Danish furniture and Swedish glass, readers will learn about America’s little-known “Viking Revival” style; the work of Howard Smith, an African-American artist who immigrated to Finland in the 1960s; and the myriad ways Scandinavian toys and household goods helped shape American child-rearing practices.

  • Bobbye Tigerman, Monica Obniski
  • Prestel, DelMonico, LACMA
  • Language English
  • Release2020
  • Pages336
  • Format25 x 29 cm
  • ISBN9783791359168

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