This encyclopedia is the most comprehensive guide available to international product design of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. It includes more than 300 entries on influential designers and studios and the most important design-led manufacturers worldwide, both past and present, from Frank Lloyd Wright, Raymond Loewy and Philippe Starck to Apple, Ikea and BMW. The products featured range from classic cars, furniture and ceramics to the latest MP3 players. Each entry includes an informative profile, a biography or company history, and a product chronology, and is accompanied by colour photographs.General Motors USA I General Motors Corporation, Detroit, Michigan I Automobile manufacturer I www.gm.com The 1959 ... approach, as in the lethal- sounding Corvette Stingray or the more simple a#39;muscle carsa#39; (mid-size, high- performance ... Harley Earl becomes chief designer Acquires Adam Opel Harley Earl leaves GM, Bill Mitchell succeeds him Products Buick ... saloon Buick LeSabre (concept) Chevrolet Corvette sports car Chevrolet Bel Air model senes Chevrolet Impala modelanbsp;...
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