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Jasper Johns (subject)
Robert Rauschenberg (subject)
Pratt Institute. School of Architecture (subject)
Joe D'Urso (subject)
H. Hofmann (subject)
Charles Gwathmey (subject)
Jack Larsen (subject)
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (subject)
Calvin Klein (subject)
Knoll International, inc (subject)
Giuseppe Zambonini (speaker)
Ward Bennett (speaker)
Philip Johnson (subject)

Date

1977

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Identifier:

KA0130_OA_05

MLA Citation:

Non-Specialization in Design. 1977. Giuseppe Zambonini papers; Open Atelier of Design Lecture Series. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Dec 2018

Description


Ward Bennett describes his early career (fashion, teaching; studies with Hans Hofmann). Total design. Design/production of glass, textiles, furniture. Research. Relationship with architecture community. Market for designed furniture. Proportions of a proper chair (not Eames). Shows drawings. Question and answer with Zambonini and Open Atelier of Design (OAD) students. 01:02:24 Side B Bennett discusses the pitch of his furniture; lighting; interiors.