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    • Apocalypse According to Vasily Kandinsky 

      Najda, Aleksander (2014-06-20)
      Abstract The main objective of this dissertation is to identify and analyze the influence of Russian icons, frescoes and popular broadsheets (lubki) and prove their essentiality to Vasily Kandinsky’s breakthrough ...
    • Architectural Forum, 1932-64: A Time Inc. Experiment in American Architecture and Journalism 

      Dreller, Sarah M. (2015-10-21)
      This study tells the story of Architectural Forum magazine during the Time Inc. ownership period, 1932-64. Why and how did this episode in American discursive life come about? What were its failures and successes, lessons, ...
    • Building the Modern Turkish Household: Koç Industries 

      Ersan, Gokhan (2012-08)
      This dissertation is a study of the changing visual and spatial culture of Turkey during and after the so-called “Marshall Plan Years,” from 1947 to 1980. Looking at a series of cultural reconstructions, the dissertation ...
    • State Art or Sites of Resistance: Socialist Realism in Romania: 1945-1989 

      Tanta, Mirela R. (2015-02-27)
      During the Revolution of December 1989, the dictator Ceausescu and his wife Elena were ousted from power and executed by firing squad. Fifteen years later, the “Ceausescu Palace” (1983), for which twenty percent of Bucharest ...