The Bathroom, the Kitchen, and the Aesthetics of Waste

During the 20th century, the marketing of domestic appliances and office machines has been directed primarily toward women. Mechanical Brides examines this phenomenon through extensive graphics (advertisements, catalog pages, photographs) and analytical text. This book accompanied an exhibition at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Musuem


Ellen Lupton and J. Abbott Miller
The Bathroom, the Kitchen, and the Aesthetics of Waste: A Process of Elimination
Princeton Architectural Press and List Visual Arts Center, 1992

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Exhibition at List Visual Arts Center, MIT







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