256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
N6512 .R35 2001
Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, and four other institutions between Oct. 12, 2001 and June 29, 2003.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and (p. 246-247) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The United States, 1941-1963 : a historical overview / Paul Boyer The greater mystery of things : aspects of vital forms in American art / Brooke Kamin Rapaport Building organic form : architecture, ceramics, glass, and metal in the 1940s and 1950s / Martin Filler From Futurama to Motorama / Mildred Friedman Organic glitz : designing popular culture in the postwar era / Karal Ann Marling.