Author(s): Alex Coles
The first anthology to address the rise of the "design-art" phenomenon--the breakdown of boundaries between art and architectural, graphic, or product design begun in the Pop and Minimalist eras.
"Design and Art is an indispensable guide to an an age-old rivalry that has now, as Alex Coles demonstrates, become a productive stimulus to invention and speculation." --Barry Schwabsky, author of Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting.
Alex Coles is a London-based art critic and lecturer. He is the author of DesignArt and a regular contributor to Art Monthly, Contemporary, Parachute, and Artext.