History of Product Design

Describe THREE influences on product design
The discovery of new materials; Manufacturing and technological developments; fashions, trends and the latest thinking
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What was founded by William Morris and inspired by natural patterns and forms?
The Arts and Crafts Movemnet
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What included designers like Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and was based on natural, organic lines.?
The Art Nouveau Movemnet
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Name FOUR design movements
BAUHAUS; DE STIJL; MODERNIST; ART DECO
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Describe the Bauhaus movement
A German school of art and design that produced early designs for mass production
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Describe the De Stijl movement
Started in Holland and featured extreme geometric designs
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Describe the Modernist movement
Influenced by industialised designs and made us of geometric shapes
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Describe the Art Deco movement
Influenced by artefacts in Tutankhamen's recently opened tomb
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Use these words; SPEED; SCIENCE; CONSUMERS; MATERIALS; CHEAPLY; ICONS; TRANSPORT; to fill in the gaps on the opposite side of the card
The streamlined age was about _____ and movement. New _________ and production methods allowed designs to be manufactured _______.
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There were three main influences; the rapid growth in _________ design, the interest in _______ and the race to put the first man on the moon
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What design icon is Alec Issigonis best known for?
Mini Morris
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What design icon is Mary Quant best known for?
Mini Skirt
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What was increasingly improtant to consumers by the 1980s?
By the 1980s, BRAND was increaingly important to consumers. The DESIGNER label spread from fashion markets to other areas of product design
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What group was Ettore Sottsass associated with?
Memphis Group
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Use these words; CAD; STRAIGHT; CAM; FLOWING; CURVED; to fill in the gaps on the opposite side of the card
Blobjects is a current trend characterised by a lack of ________ lines, and produced in a variety of ways. The development of sophisticated ___ software has allowed complex _______ forms to be designed and manufactured.
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What was founded by William Morris and inspired by natural patterns and forms?

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The Arts and Crafts Movemnet

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What included designers like Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and was based on natural, organic lines.?

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Name FOUR design movements

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Describe the Bauhaus movement

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