Artboard 33Artboard 16Artboard 18Artboard 13Artboard 42Artboard 21Artboard 4Artboard 5Artboard 45Artboard 22Artboard 7Artboard 42Artboard 23Artboard 12Artboard 28Artboard 17?Artboard 28Artboard 43Artboard 49Artboard 47Artboard 15Artboard 32Artboard 6Artboard 22Artboard 5Artboard 25Artboard 1Artboard 42Artboard 11Artboard 41Artboard 11Artboard 23Artboard 10Artboard 4Artboard 9Artboard 6Artboard 8Artboard 7Artboard 3Artboard 12Artboard 25Artboard 34Artboard 43Artboard 44Artboard 16Artboard 24Artboard 13Artboard 5Artboard 24Artboard 31Artboard 1Artboard 12Artboard 27Artboard 30Artboard 36Artboard 44Artboard 9Artboard 17Artboard 6Artboard 27Artboard 30Artboard 29Artboard 26Artboard 2Artboard 20Artboard 35Artboard 15Artboard 14Artboard 50Artboard 26Artboard 14Artboard 40Artboard 21Artboard 10Artboard 37Artboard 46Artboard 33Artboard 8

Ugly:the Aesthetics Of Everything (Cód: 3430279)


Antique Collectors - Uk

Ooops! Este produto não está mais a venda.
Mas não se preocupe, temos uma versão atualizada para você.

Ooopss! Este produto está fora de linha, mas temos outras opções para você.
Veja nossas sugestões abaixo!

De: R$ 133,40

Por: R$ 120,10

em até 4x de R$ 30,03 sem juros
Cartão Saraiva: 1x de R$ 114,10 (-5%)


Em até 1x sem juros de

Cartão Saraiva:


Em até 4x sem juros de

Ugly:the Aesthetics Of Everything


Quer comprar em uma loja física? Veja a disponibilidade deste produto

Entregas internacionais: Consulte prazos e valores de entrega para regiões fora do Brasil na página do Carrinho.

ou receba na loja com frete grátis

Formas de envio Custo Entrega estimada

* Válido para compras efetuadas em dias úteis até às 15:00, horário de Brasília, com cartão de crédito e aprovadas na primeira tentativa.

X Consulte as lojas participantes

Saraiva MegaStore Shopping Eldorado Av. Rebouças, 3970 - 1º piso - Pinheiros CEP: 05402-600 - São Paulo - SP


Although beauty has occupied philosopher's passions at least since Plato's time, ugliness has rarely gotten its fair share of critical attention. Now, British social commentator and design critic Steven Bayley--of whom Tom Wolfe once said, 'I don't know anybody with more interesting observations about style, taste and contemporary design'--is turning his keen eye to the very notion of ugliness. 'Ugliness offends the natural order, even as it helps to define it,' he wrote in the Sunday Times not long ago. 'So the human adventure is a gradient with the ugly at one end and the beautiful at the other: we are all on that slope, aspiring in one direction while desperate to avoid the sickening gravitational pull of the other.' Here he weaves centuries of art and design history into a far-reaching discourse on the unbearable and the grotesque. Can something that is outwardly beautiful--a B52 bomber or a Colt .45--also be ugly, if its function is to kill or to maim? Why was 'Degenerate Art' considered so unacceptable? Why are mountains seen as sublime expressions of nature, when only 200 years ago they were regarded as loathsome things to be avoided at all costs? Why is there a contest for 'The Ugliest Dog in the World'? Stephen Bayley has the answers, and they're not pretty.
Stephen Bayley (born 1951) is one of the world's best-known commentators on design and popular culture, and author of the books A Dictionary of Idiocy, General Knowledge and Life's a Pitch. In the early 1980s he oversaw the Boilerhouse Project--Britain's first permanent design exhibition--at the Victoria and Albert Museum, and later became Chief Executive of the Design Museum in London. He has worked as a design consultant for, among others, Ford, Absolut Vodka, Coca-Cola, Volkswagen and BMW. A bestselling author and an outspoken authority on design and art, he is a regular contributor to numerous newspapers and magazines.


Peso 0.44 Kg
Produto sob encomenda Sim
Marca Antique Collectors - Uk
I.S.B.N. 9781906863470
Referência .
Altura 21.00 cm
Largura 14.00 cm
Profundidade 1.00 cm
Número de Páginas 272
Idioma Inglês
Acabamento Capa dura
Cód. Barras 9781906863470
Ano da edição 2011