Introduction to the exhibition at the Academy of Applied Art (Department of Industrial Design) organised by Professor Franz Hoffman

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      GB 1837 DES/ICD/2/2/1/5
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Scope and Content

'On the occasion of the ICSID Congress 1965 in Vienna, the Industrial Design Department, head Prof. Franz Hoffmann, assistant Ernst Beranek and Alfred Bauml, has organised an exposition designed and executed by the students, which will be open from September 23rd to October 15th, 1965. The designs, plans and models are study works and have been elaborated by the students in the workshops.

By means of this exposition the Industrial Design Department will apply to the public at large in order to promote the interest in industrially designed products within the general public, the manufacturers and the heads of authorities of public commodities.'

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University of Compiegne

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paper document, 210 x 297 mm

Archivist's Note

Created by Carolyn Thompson, 8 June 2011

Updated by CT Jan 2012

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