Digital Dreams: The Work of the Sony Design Center

Digital Dreams: The Work of the Sony Design Center

by Paul Kunkel
     
 

For the past half century, the Sony Corporation has been highly successful at tapping the seductive nature of consumer electronics. Digital Dreams takes an unprecedented look inside the world's most influential design center and their products - many never before published - for the next millennium.. "This book surveys Sony's twenty-first-century product line,… See more details below

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For the past half century, the Sony Corporation has been highly successful at tapping the seductive nature of consumer electronics. Digital Dreams takes an unprecedented look inside the world's most influential design center and their products - many never before published - for the next millennium.. "This book surveys Sony's twenty-first-century product line, examining more than 100 new products, concepts and prototypes, Following the transition to digital technology, Digital Dreams reveals the corporation's techniques and design philosophy at work.

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An in-depth look inside the Sony Design Center, a consortium of about 300 of the top industrial designers from Tokyo to San Francisco to Cologne that are responsible for making Sony into one of the most widely recognized brand names and product lines, thereby exerting a strong influence on popular culture and current trends in industrial and graphic design. Author and columnist Kunkel guides the reader through the new products, concepts, and prototypes to provide a preview of Sony's technological and aesthetic vision for the next century. Extensively illustrated in color. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789302625
Publisher:
Universe Publishing
Publication date:
06/02/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
9.32(w) x 11.84(h) x 0.70(d)

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