• 1985
  • In 1985, Graves designed a stainless steel teakettle featuring a red whistle shaped like a bird for the Italian company Alessi, which became the company's all-time bestselling product. (wikipedia.org)
  • City
  • Originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Bridges moved to New York City in 1986. (wikipedia.org)
  • He directed the firm Michael Graves & Associates, which has offices in Princeton and in New York City. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early in his career, Graves was, along with Peter Eisenman, Charles Gwathmey, John Hejduk and Richard Meier, considered as one of the "New York Five", a group of New York City architects who espoused a pure form of modernism. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1980s, he also designed an expansion for the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City, but the highly contested design went unbuilt due to local opposition. (wikipedia.org)
  • From early in its history to current times, the city inspired innovative and challenging building design and construction, as it quickly grew into an internationally recognized commercial and industrial hub of Texas and the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designers
  • In 1964, with money saved from the paraffin business and from his father mortgaging his own home, Banks opened the boutique Clobber in London, which carried his own designs along with other designers' work. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the design reformers of the mid 19th century did not go as far as the designers of the Arts and Crafts Movement: they were more concerned with ornamentation than construction, they had an incomplete understanding of methods of manufacture, and they did not criticise industrial methods as such. (wikipedia.org)
  • prominent
  • Identified as one of The New York Five, as well as Memphis Group, Graves was known first for his contemporary building designs and some prominent public commissions that became iconic examples of Postmodern architecture, such as the Portland Building and Denver Public Library. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designer
  • Along with running a successful interior design business, Bridges hosted four seasons of Sheila Bridges Designer Living for the Fine Living Network, part of the Scripps Howard cable family. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jeff Banks CBE (born Jeffrey Tatham-Banks, 17 March 1943) is a Welsh designer of men's and women's clothing, jewellery, and home furnishings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Banks has continued to work as a designer with designs for the Guide Association, the England football team, and recently for London's 2012 Olympics bid, which were modelled at the launch by Sir Bobby Charlton, Sir Steve Redgrave and Denise Lewis. (wikipedia.org)
  • furniture
  • Graves went a step further did a complete design of the contemporary house with custom furniture, lighting, fixtures, and other unique items, making it only one of three homes he designed and furnished. (wikipedia.org)
  • Product Design
  • During that assignment, which Target Corp sponsored, he met a Target executive who appreciated his product design and a relationship was formed. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • He was offered a scholarship to independent public school St Dunstan's College, in Catford, South London, but his mother couldn't afford the uniform. (wikipedia.org)
  • Power
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  • buildings
  • He built many buildings for the Walt Disney Company, including the company headquarters in Burbank, California, Disney's Hotel New York at Disneyland Paris, and the Swan and Dolphin resorts at Walt Disney World. (wikipedia.org)
  • Designed by John Eberson, the two buildings were built in 1927 and 1941, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • contemporary
  • From these criticisms of the contemporary state of manufactured goods emerged several publications which set out what the writers considered to be the correct principles of design. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2005, the hotel was renovated to reflect a more contemporary style that mirrors the original design. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • This historic hotel now serves as an apartment building known as The Rice Lofts, designed by Page Southerland Page. (wikipedia.org)
  • Analysis
  • Other works followed in a similar vein: Wyatt's Industrial Arts of the Nineteenth Century (1853), Gottfried Semper's Wissenschaft, Industrie und Kunst ("Science, Industry and Art") (1852), Ralph Wornum's Analysis of Ornament (1856), Redgrave's Manual of Design (1876) and Jones's Grammar of Ornament (1856). (wikipedia.org)