Thursday, June 09, 2011

Crash Course in Mid-Century Modern Design

This is a must watch for any designer, artist, history buff, or fan of the Mid-Century Modern (MCM) design aesthetic.

In the 50's and 60's, Chevrolet/General Motors influenced the design language of American culture in a way that is comparable to Apple's influence today. It makes sense then, that Chevrolet would have been commissioned to create a film celebrating the "American Look":



Via Brainpickings.org

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thank you, I love it!