Loading

bacc e-archive

Icons of French Design

Download (Login needed)

Icons of French Design01EXH-01-2010-08-DOC-01-001.pdf

Identifier

01EXH-01-2010-08-DOC-01

Format

DOC

Title

Icons of French Design

Date (s) of description

03-04-2018

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1 file

Name of co-creator (s)

Bangkok Art and Culture Centre

Archival history

Event Date : 09 July - 22 August 2010
Location : Gallery, 7th floor
Icons of French Design : France is amongst the leading countries in Design. Be it a French designer or an object designed for a French label, some of these objects have left a deep impression in our minds and collective memories. In fact, some are so famous that they have been sold for a fortune in auction houses and been given pride of place amongst works of art in museums. In a certain way, they are true icons of modern world
« cons of French Design » is a collection of thirty iconic works representing French design in the 20th century, from Philippe Starck to Jean Prouvé, from Pierre Paulin to Ronan Bouroullec, not to mention Le Corbusier. French design has been distinguished by its magnitude to innovate and incorporate cutting edge technologies of its period, as this is typical for a country where engineering has earned such a prominent place. From the DS Citroën to the Concorde, and Le Corbusier’s chaise LC4, « Icons of French Design » Exhibition reflects a role it has established in the international design history.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Exhibitions department

Language/ scripts of material

Thai Language, English

Related units of description

Press release

Rules or conventions

Reference ISAD (G) to describe a set of documents

Keywords

Exhibitions, Design, Industries

Level of description: Fond, Series, File, Item

Sub-Series


Go Back


BACC Digital Archive Searching

E-Archive Search System