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The Resource The interface : IBM and the transformation of corporate design, 1945/1976, John Harwood

The interface : IBM and the transformation of corporate design, 1945/1976, John Harwood

Label
The interface : IBM and the transformation of corporate design, 1945/1976
Title
The interface
Title remainder
IBM and the transformation of corporate design, 1945/1976
Statement of responsibility
John Harwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In February 1956 the president of IBM, Thomas Watson Jr., hired the industrial designer and architect Eliot F. Noyes, charging him with reinventing IBM's corporate image, from stationery and curtains to products such as typewriters and computers and to laboratory and administration buildings. What followed-a story told in full for the first time in John Harwood's The Interface-remade IBM in a way that would also transform the relationships between design, computer science, and corporate culture. IBM's program assembled a cast of leading figures in American design: Noyes, Charles Eames, Paul Ra
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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1977-
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Harwood, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
A Quadrant Book
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  • Noyes, Eliot
  • Rand, Paul
  • International Business Machines Corporation
  • Noyes, Eliot
  • Rand, Paul
  • International Business Machines Corporation
  • Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer
  • Corporations
  • Industrial design
  • Modern movement (Architecture)
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • ARCHITECTURE
  • Corporations
  • Industrial design
  • Modern movement (Architecture)
  • United States
  • Corporate Identity
  • Industriedesign
Label
The interface : IBM and the transformation of corporate design, 1945/1976, John Harwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the interface -- Eliot Noyes, Paul Rand, and the beginnings of the IBM design program -- The architecture of the computer -- IBM architecture : the multinational counterenvironment -- Naturalizing the computer : IBM spectacles -- Conclusion : virtual paradoxes
Control code
ocn774293612
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (278 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816678495
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhdp0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774293612
Label
The interface : IBM and the transformation of corporate design, 1945/1976, John Harwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the interface -- Eliot Noyes, Paul Rand, and the beginnings of the IBM design program -- The architecture of the computer -- IBM architecture : the multinational counterenvironment -- Naturalizing the computer : IBM spectacles -- Conclusion : virtual paradoxes
Control code
ocn774293612
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (278 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816678495
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhdp0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774293612

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