Toshiko Takaezu
Toshiko Takaezu (June 17, 1922 – March 9, 2011) was an American ceramic artist and painter.She was born to Japanese immigrant parents in Pepeekeo, Hawaii, in 1922. She studied at the Honolulu Museum o...
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Gyo Obata
Gyo Obata (born February 28, 1923) is an American architect, the son of painter Chiura Obata and his wife, Haruko Obata, a floral designer. In 1955, he co-founded global architectural firm HOK (former...
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Jack Lenor Larsen
Jack Lenor Larsen (born 1927) is a textile designer, author and collector and promoter of traditional and contemporary craftsmanship in all its forms.
Larsen was born in 1927 in Seattle, WA to Nor...
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Ed Rossbach
Ed Rossbach was an American fiber artist who was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1914 and died on October 7, 2002 in Berkeley, California.He earned a BA in Painting and Design at the University of Washin...
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Frances Senska
Frances Maude Senska (March 9, 1914 – December 25, 2009) was an art professor and artist specializing in ceramics who taught at Montana State University – Bozeman from 1946 to 1973. She was known as t...
Edmund Bacon (architect)
Edmund Norwood Bacon (May 2, 1910 – October 14, 2005) was a noted American urban planner, architect, educator and author. During his tenure as the Executive Director of the Philadelphia City Planning ...
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Gere Kavanaugh
Gere Kavanaugh (born 1929) is an American textile, industrial, and interior designer. She is the principal of Gere Kavanaugh Designs.
Gere Kavanaugh was born in 1929 and grew up in Memphis, Tennes...
Samson Design
105°13′12.8″W / 40.026056°N 105.220222°W / 40.026056; -105.220222Samson Design is a product design, development, and engineering firm founded in 1984 by Jeffrey Samson. Based...
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Ellen Weiske
Ellen Wieske was born in Detroit, Michigan where she continued to live and attend college at Wayne State University. There, she received a BA (Bachelor of Arts, and then a MFA Master of Fine Arts from...
Joseph Allen Stein
Joseph Stein, (April 10, 1912 – October 6, 2001) was an American architect and a major figure in the establishment of a regional modern architecture in the San Francisco Bay area in the 1940s and 1950...
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Anne Wilson (artist)
Anne Wilson (born 1949) is a Chicago-based visual artist. Wilson creates sculpture, drawings, Internet projects, photography, performance, and DVD stop motion animations employing table linens, bed sh...
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Frederic James
Frederic James (1915–1985) was an American painter who specialized in watercolors. He was associated with the Regionalist art movement.
Frederic James was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1915. ...
Ralph Rapson
Ralph Rapson (September 13, 1914 – March 29, 2008) was the head of architecture at the University of Minnesota for many years. He was one of the world's oldest practicing architects at his deat...
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Chunghi Choo
Chunghi Choo (born 1938) is a jewelry designer and metalsmith who was born in Incheon, Korea in 1938. She received a BFA degree from Ewha Womans University in Seoul, Korea, where she majored in Orien...
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Jeffery Keedy
Jeffery Keedy, born 1957, is an American graphic designer, type designer, writer and educator. He is notable as an essayist and contributor to books and periodicals on graphic design. He is also notab...
Mary Lee Hu
Mary Lee Hu (born 1943 in Lakewood, Ohio) is an American artist, goldsmith, and college level educator known for using textile techniques to create intricate woven wire jewelry.
Hu first became fa...
Duane Hanson
Duane Hanson (January 17, 1925 – January 6, 1996) was an American artist and sculptor from Minnesota who worked in South Florida. He was known for his lifecast realistic works of people, cast in vario...
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Philip Grausman
Philip Grausman (born July 16, 1935) is an American sculptor who continues to push the limits of the time-honored portrait in art. His early work focused on natural forms representing buds and seeds, ...
Niels Diffrient
Niels Diffrient (6 September 1928 – 8 June 2013) was an American industrial designer. Diffrient focused mainly on ergonomic seating, and his most well known designs are the Freedom and Liberty chairs,...
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Kinji Akagawa
Kinji Akagawa (born 1940, Tokyo, Japan) is an American sculptor and arts educator best known for sculptural constructions that also serve a practical function. A pioneer in the public art movement, A...
Mary Walker Phillips
Mary Walker Phillips (November 23, 1923 – November 3, 2007) was an American artist, author and teacher. Born in Fresno, California, she earned an MFA at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfiel...
Walter Hamady
Walter Hamady (born September 13, 1940) or, in full, Walter Samuel Haatoum Hamady, is an American artist, book designer, papermaker, poet and teacher. He is especially known for his innovative efforts...
Lycia Trouton
Lycia Trouton was born in Belfast and grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. In 1999, after a visit to Northern Ireland, Trouton received a research grant from Canada Council of the Arts to ...
George Matsumoto
George Matsumoto (born July 16, 1922) is an American architect and educator who is known for his Modernist designs.George Matsumoto was born in 1922 in San Francisco, California. He attended the Univ...
Stanley Lechtzin
Stanley Lechtzin is an American Jewelry and metals artist noted for his work in electroforming and Computer Aided Design and Computer Aided Manufacture.
Stanley was born in 1936 in Detroit, Michig...
Marc Awodey
Marc Awodey (November 4, 1960—October 13, 2012) was an American contemporary artist and poet. His poetry collections include "Telegrams from the Psych Ward" (1999), "New York; A Haibun Journey" (2003)...
Harvey Littleton
Harvey Littleton (June 14, 1922 – December 13, 2013) was an American glass artist and educator. Born in Corning, New York, he grew up in the shadow of Corning Glassworks, where his father headed Resea...
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