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ID: 300343610
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300343610

 

Record Type: concept
Mid-Century Modernist (<post-1945 architecture and design styles and movements>, <international post-1945 styles and movements>, ... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Refers to the architectural, interior and product design style that generally describes mid-20th century trends from ca. 1933 to 1965. The term was first used in the book "Mid-Century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s" (1983) by Cara Greenberg. In architecture, the style is characterized by the International Style and Bauhaus movements, the work of Frank Lloyd Wright and Mies van der Rohe. In design, sleek Scandinavian style furniture and objects were influential.
 
Terms:
Mid-Century Modernist (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,U)
Mid-Century Modern (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
Mid-Century Modernism (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
midcentury modernisme (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  F.FL

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Styles and Periods Facet
Styles and Periods Facet
Hierarchy of Styles and Periods (hierarchy name)
.... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of <styles, periods, and cultures by region>
........ <styles, periods, and cultures by region> (G)
Hierarchy of <international post-1945 styles and movements>
............ <international post-1945 styles and movements> (G)
Hierarchy of <post-1945 architecture and design styles and movements>
................ <post-1945 architecture and design styles and movements> (G)
Hierarchy of Mid-Century Modernist
.................... Mid-Century Modernist (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Verwijst naar de ontwerpstijl voor architectuur, interieur en producten die in het algemeen de trends beschrijft in het midden van de 20ste eeuw, ongeveer tussen 1933 en 1965. De term werd voor het eerst gebruikt in het boek 'Mid-Century Modern: Furniture of the 1950s' (1983) van Cara Greenberg. In de architectuur wordt de stijl gekenmerkt door de stromingen Internationale Stijl en Bauhaus, het werk van Frank Lloyd Wright en Mies van der Rohe. Voor ontwerpers was de strakke Scandinavische stijl voor meubels en objecten van grote invloed. 

Sources and Contributors:
Mid-Century Modern............  [VP]
...................................  Greenberg, Mid-Century Modern : Furniture of the 1950s (1984)
Mid-Century Modernism............  [VP]
......................................  Shulman, Julius Shulman : Chicago Mid-Century Modernism (2010)
midcentury modernisme............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
......................................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
Mid-Century Modernist............  [VP Preferred]
......................................  Millet and Martin, Mid-Mod Minnesota, Architecture Minnesota (2007) 54-61
......................................  O'Keeffe, Quick change artistry, Metropolitan Home (1997) 142
......................................  Weder, Nip and tuck, Canadian architect (2008) 32
 
Subject: .....  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  Greenberg, Mid-Century Modern : Furniture of the 1950s (1984)
............  Van Dale Engels-Nederlands
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Greenberg, Mid-Century Modern : Furniture of the 1950s (1984)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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