Charles Rennie Mackintosh

  • 4.59 MB
  • English
W.W. Norton & Co. , New York
StatementJames Macaulay ; color photographs by Mark Fiennes
ContributionsMackintosh, Charles Rennie, 1868-1928, Fiennes, Mark
LC ClassificationsNA997.M3 M26 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24490225M
ISBN 139780393051759
LC Control Number2009049576

This book presents an excellent array of articles on Scotland's greatest architect.

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These provide the reader with the context in which Mackintosh worked, the influences that helped shape him, the uniqueness of his own contributions to both architecture and interior design, his career as an artist, and a fascinating essay on the evolution of his image as he passed from anonymity to stardom /5(5).

Charles Rennie Mackintosh has 39 books on Goodreads with ratings. Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s most popular book is Charles Rennie Mackintosh. This guide has lots of pictures and clear writing to present the life and accomplishments of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and his wife. I gave the book,as a gift to someone who is a graphic designer, and she liked it.

I had been to Glasgow several months ago, and I picked up a window film of one of Mackintosh's stained glass designs.

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Architect, interior designer, furniture designer, painter, and graphic artist, Charles Rennie Mackintosh () was a modern Renaissance man. This far-ranging book by the leading scholars in the field offers new information and ideas about many aspects of Mackintosh's work: his famous tea rooms, /5.

Review by Margaret, Glasgow This book is a fantastic introduction to Charles Rennie Mackintosh, the man, the architect, the artist. Alan Crawford sets out his stall in the foreword to challenge what he sees as the “Mackintosh myth” and instead addresses the facts of the artist’s life and works and.

Written with a comprehensive introduction, Essential Charles Rennie Mackintosh's short career produced a number of architectural landmarks as well as over pieces of furniture in a year period. During his lifetime his creative genius was not fully recognized, and it was only after his death that people came to realize how innovative and important his work really was/5(10).

Book design is a relatively under-researched area of Mackintosh’s oeuvre, though R. Gibbs published some initial research in (see ‘Mackintosh’s book designs’, Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society Newsletter, No.

12, Summer, pp). And Charles Rennie Mackintosh, in his cloak and deerstalker hat, had the smallest of walk-on parts. Then one day, I changed tack. I needed a break from the harried young mother, and I Author: Esther Freud. This heavily illustrated book focuses on Charles Rennie Mackintosh's decorative arts, interiors, graphics, small objects, drawings, and illustrations.

It includes many new and lesser-known images, as well as other classic Mackintosh trademarks/5. Charles Rennie Mackintosh book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh's finest work dates from about a dozen /5. As an outstanding exponent of Art Nouveau and leader of the ‘Glasgow Style’, Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s buildings, designs and paintingsare known the world over.

In this book Eilidh Muldoon shares her passion for one of the twentieth-century’s artistic giants/5(6). Every author that researches and writes about Charles Rennie Mackintosh tells a dramatic life of one of the most complex men I know.

His life isn't about architecture it's /5(4). Charles Rennie Mackintosh by Edmund Swinglehurst, Charles Rennie MacKintosh and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Charles Rennie Mackintosh - father of the Glasgow School of Design - was a seminal influence on both the Bauhaus style and Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture.

This book is a major tour de force - in terms of topic, design, writing and printing (in Italy) - a beautiful book in all ways and a fitting testimony to one of the world's greatest, and often unappreciated, architects/5(8). The Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society encourages greater awareness of the work of Mackintosh as an architect, artist and designer.

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The rediscovery of Mackintosh as a significant figure in design has been attributed to the designation of Glasgow as European City of Culture in[32] and exhibition of his work which accompanied the year-long : Charles Rennie McIntosh, 7 June.

Start your review of Charles Rennie Mackintosh (CL) Cindy rated it really liked it This heavily illustrated book was a nice followup to visits to several of Mackintosh's buildings (although not the School of Art, alas, which is recovering from the fire)/5.

The revised edition of the art book ” Charles Rennie Mackintosh in France ” by Pamela Robertson is on sale at the Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Port-Vendres, Interpretation Centre and will soon be in the centres of Palalda and in Belesta.

This superb new version (15 September in English, published by the National Gallery of Scotland) is bound and illustratedwith reproductions of. Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Art of The Four  presents the most coherent story to date of this important group, concentrating on the entirety of their artistic imagery and output, far beyond the best known work of the s, and charting the constantly changing relationships between the /5.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh by Fiona Davidson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Books Architecture & Design Mackintosh Mackintosh - image 1 Mackintosh - image 2 Mackintosh - image 3 Mackintosh - image 7 Glasgow Style.

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Share share email Category: Books > Architecture & Design. Charles Rennie Mackintosh Synthesis in Form James Steele Charles Rennie Mackintosh () is recognised as one of the most original and important designers of the 20th century, and his best known work, the Glasgow School of Art, has achieved the status of architectural icon.

Hailed by some as an early progenitor of the Modern Movement, and others as 'Art Nouveau', the diversity and. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Charles Rennie Mackintosh: the Chelsea Years, Catalogue of An Exhibition 8 December January The Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society is an independent, non-profit making charity, established in to promote and encourage awareness of the Scottish architect and designer, Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh was a maverick and the leading architect, artist, and designer Scotland has ever known. Working with a team of leading scholars in the field, Kaplan, curator of the Wolfsonian in Miami, has compiled an informative and lavishly illustrated volume that stakes claim to being the definitive work on : Wendy Kaplan.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh was the fourth of eleven children, and one of seven to survive infancy, born to parents Margaret Rennie and William Mackintosh. His father was a policeman whilst his mother was usually bedridden due to being so often pregnant, recovering from birth, or ality: Scottish.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh His birthplace, Glasgow, is central to an understanding of his achievements for it is here that the most important of his surviving work is to be found, all of which is publicly accessible. Charles Rennie Mackintosh — architect, designer and artist, was one of Scotland's most influential creative figures.

Glasgow Mackintosh lets you plan a great day out while visiting some iconic Mackintosh buildings and collections in and around Glasgow, Scotland.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh (7 June – 10 December ) was a Scottish architect, designer, water colourist and artist. His artistic approach had much in common with European work, alongside that of his wife Margaret Macdonald, was influential on European design movements such as Art Nouveau and was born in Glasgow and died in place: Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom.

Charles Rennie Mackintosh Lomond Books are the leading Scottish book wholesaler, Publisher and distributor in Scotland for Scottish interest product aimed at the tourism, heritage and gift market. We provide a vast range of Scottish books, maps, calendars, postcards, greetings c.The Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society is an independent, non-profit making charity, established in to promote and encourage awareness of the Scottish architect and designer, Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

The Society has around members across the world. The CRM Society has Charitable Status Reference No. SC  Courtesy of Charles Rennie Mackintosh/The Hunterian, University of Glasgow T he reaction to the fire that ravaged the Glasgow School Author: Alfred Hickling.