A new excellent book from Arkitektens forlag explores the influences from Japan that have played an important part in the development of modern Danish design and art.
Written by Mirjam Gelfer-Jørgensen, dr.phil., who is one of Denmark’s leading researchers in Applied Art and Design. After many years as Chief Librarian and Deputy Director of the Danish Kunstindustrimuseum(formerly the Danish Museum of Art & Design, now Designmuseum Danmark) and previously as assistant professor at Copenhagen University, Mirjam Gelfer-Jørgensen has in recent years been able to concentrate on research, and has now completed this book about the significant and long-standing influence of Japanese art on Danish art, architecture, applied art and design. > MORE
Influences from Japan In Danish Art & Design 1870-2010
Author: Mirjam Gelfer-Jørgensen
Publisher: Arkitektens forlag
Publ. year: 2013
Illustrations: 450 colour & b/w