My First Lizzi - Design of Felice (Lizzi) Rix Ueno
Austrian-born designer Felice “Lizzi” Rix-Ueno (1893–1967) spent many years living in Japan and became an influential figure in the Japanese modern art scene. She was primarily known for her textile, wallpaper, and craft designs, which have been described as a fusion of the sensibilities of Vienna and Kyoto. This book offers a comprehensive introduction to her work, from wall decoration to cloisonne and beyond. Besides presenting numerous design works created by Lizzi, it includes creative essays by women who have pioneered a unique world of expression in the world of art, literature, and design. Discover the vitality and charm of Lizzi from various perspectives.
|192 p, ills colour, 15 x 20 cm, pb, Japanese