A Life in Education and Architecture: Mary Beaumont Medd (Ashgate Studies i…

This book provides a detailed exploration of the relationships between individual architects, educators, artists and designers that laid the foundation and shaped the approach to designing new school buildings in post-war Britain. It explores the life and work of Mary Medd (née Crowley) (1907-2005) who was alongside her husband and professional partner, David Medd, one of the most important modernist…

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The Noble Approach

Noble contributed to such cartoon classics as Duck Dodgers in the 24�th Century, What’s Opera, Doc?, and the Road Runner series. Revered throughout the animation industry, his work is used as a foundation and reference for the current generations of animators, story artists and designers.

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Murderous Passions : The Delirious Cinema of Jesus Franco: 1 (Mit Press)

Spanish filmmaker Jesus Franco (aka Jess Franco) directed more than 180 films in a career spanning six decades, making him one of the most prolific directors of all time and winner of a Lifetime Achievement prize at the 2009 Spanish Goya Film Awards. Yet his work frequently met with censorship resistance & was often despised by critics. Franco’s taste for…

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