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Japanese Fashion Designers

£10.99

Product description

Over the past 40 years, Japanese designers have led the way in aligning fashion with art and ideology, as well as addressing identity and social politics through dress. They have demonstrated that both creative and commercial enterprise is possible in today's international fashion industry, and have refused to compromise their ideals, remaining autonomous and independent in their design, business affairs and distribution methods. The inspirational Miyake, Yamamoto and Kawakubo have gained worldwide respect and admiration and have influenced a generation of designers and artists alike. Based on twelve years of research, this book provides a richly detailed and uniquely comprehensive view of the work of these three key designers. It outlines their major contributions and the subsequent impact that their work has had upon the next generation of fashion and textile designers around the world. Designers discussed include: Issey Miyake, Yohji Yamamoto, Rei Kawakubo, Naoki Takizawa, Dai Fujiwara, Junya Watanabe, Tao Kurihara, Jun Takahashi, Yoshiki Hishinuma, Junichi Arai, Reiko Sudo & the Nuno Corporation, Makiko Minagawa, Hiroshi Matsushita, Martin Margiela, Ann Demeulemeester, Dries Van Noten, Walter Van Beirendonck, Dirk Bikkembergs, Alexander McQueen, Hussein Chalayan and Helmut Lang. This 2011 paperback book is in good condition. There are some scratches to the paperback cover and creases to it's corner from how it has been read and stored. The 188 pages have minor dogging to their corners from it being read and how it has been stored but are otherwise clean. The book contains 24 pages of full colour plates on glossy paper. This is book will appeal to fashion design students or those with an interest in fashion design and Japanese culture.

Item details

Author(s):
Bonnie English
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7 x 1in
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1847883109
ISBN-13:
9781847883100
Number of pages:
188
Publisher:
Berg

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Over the past 40 years, Japanese designers have led the way in aligning fashion with art and ideology, as well as addressing identity and social politics through dress. They have demonstrated that both creative and commercial enterprise is possible in today's international fashion industry, and have refused to compromise their ideals, remaining autonomous and independent in their design, business affairs and distribution methods. The inspirational Miyake, Yamamoto and Kawakubo have gained worldwide respect and admiration and have influenced a generation of designers and artists alike. Based on twelve years of research, this book provides a richly detailed and uniquely comprehensive view of the work of these three key designers. It outlines their major contributions and the subsequent impact that their work has had upon the next generation of fashion and textile designers around the world. Designers discussed include: Issey Miyake, Yohji Yamamoto, Rei Kawakubo, Naoki Takizawa, Dai Fujiwara, Junya Watanabe, Tao Kurihara, Jun Takahashi, Yoshiki Hishinuma, Junichi Arai, Reiko Sudo & the Nuno Corporation, Makiko Minagawa, Hiroshi Matsushita, Martin Margiela, Ann Demeulemeester, Dries Van Noten, Walter Van Beirendonck, Dirk Bikkembergs, Alexander McQueen, Hussein Chalayan and Helmut Lang. This 2011 paperback book is in good condition. There are some scratches to the paperback cover and creases to it's corner from how it has been read and stored. The 188 pages have minor dogging to their corners from it being read and how it has been stored but are otherwise clean. The book contains 24 pages of full colour plates on glossy paper. This is book will appeal to fashion design students or those with an interest in fashion design and Japanese culture.

Author(s):
Bonnie English
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
9.5 x 7 x 1in
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1847883109
ISBN-13:
9781847883100
Number of pages:
188
Publisher:
Berg

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This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is currently free, no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

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