Furniture

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CLASSICAL CHINESE HUANGHUALI FURNITURE FROM THE HAVEN COLLECTION

Written by Lau, Chu-Pak
The University Museum and Art Gallery at the University of Hong Kong presents Classical Chinese Huanghuali Furniture from the Haven Collection and publishes this informative edition in conjunction with the exhibition. Chinese huanghuali furniture is world-famous and, for the longest time, has been collected in both East and West.
October 14, 2016 | Hardcover | Hong Kong University Press | 358 Pages |
$130.00

PLYWOOD

Written by Wilk, Christopher
Plywood is an astonishingly versatile material, made by gluing together layers of cross-grained veneers, creating a pliable board that can be stronger than solid wood. Stylish and practical, plywood offers huge possibilities for experimental design, and it has been used to make a wide range of products, from airplanes, boats, and automobiles to architecture and furniture.
September 19, 2017 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 256 Pages |
$45.00

NOW I SIT ME DOWN: FROM KLISMOS TO PLASTIC CHAIR: A NATURAL HISTORY

Written by Rybczynski, Witold
A grand tour of the chair through the ages by our foremost writer on designHave you ever wondered where rocking chairs came from, or why cheap plastic chairs are suddenly everywhere?
August 22, 2017 | Paperback | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 256 Pages |
$16.00

ARTISANAL HOME: INTERIORS AND FURNITURE OF CASAMIDY

Written by Almada, Jorge
This first book on Casamidy's residences and interior design projects showcases their casual and refreshing cosmopolitan style.
March 28, 2017 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 224 Pages |
$19.98

CARPENTERS WORKSHOP GALLERY

A must-have compendium of high-design
February 13, 2018 | Hardcover | Rizzoli Electa | 384 Pages |
$70.00
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FINN JUHL: LIFE, WORK, WORLD

Written by Bundegaard, Christian
The first-ever comprehensive monograph on one of Denmark's most influential Modernist design pioneers
September 18, 2019 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press |
$95.00

FROM ARTS AND CRAFTS TO THE BAUHAUS. ART AND DESIGN - A NEW UNITY: VON ARTS AND CRAFTS ZUM BAUHAUS. KUNST UND DESIGN - EINE NEUE EINHEIT

Is design art? To what extent does form follow function? These elementary and once revolutionary questions directly relate to the Bauhaus and were posed by the British Arts and Crafts movement fifty years prior. The present volume delves into the prehistory of the Bauhaus and integrates it into the European-wide emergence of modernism—from Arts and Crafts and the Glasgow School via the Jugendstil, the Deutscher Werkbund and De Stijl, to the Bauhaus in Weimar and Dessau.Is design art? To what extent does form follow function? These elementary and once revolutionary questions directly relate to the Bauhaus and were posed by the British Arts and Crafts movement fifty years prior.
August 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Wienand Verlag | 368 Pages |
$64.95

DESIGNER OF THE MIRACULOUS: AART VAN ASSELDONK

Written by Lauwen, Toon
An inspiring and stunning book from one of the upcoming designers in Holland. His wonderful objects draw inspiration from the industrial age to the sixteenth century genre paintings of Bruegel and Bosch. There have been exhibition of his work all across Europe.
April 18, 2017 | Hardcover | Aerial Media | 160 Pages |
$55.00

ART AND CRAFT OF WOOD: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO HARVESTING, CHOOSING, RECLAIMING, PREPARING, CRAFTING, AND BUILDING WITH RAW WOOD

Written by Hildreth, David
The Art and Craft of Wood shows you how to mill, stack, dry, and flatten a log into useable lumber and build a variety of household furnishings.
June 1, 2017 | Hardcover | Quarry Books | 160 Pages |
$24.99

BOMBAY ART DECO ARCHITECTURE: A VISUAL JOURNEY: 1930-1953

Written by Ramani, Navin
-A photographic study of one of Bombay's most interesting districts -A useful visual reference for any architecture student interested in Art Deco, twentieth century style shifts, or the Indian subcontinent Bombay Art Deco Architecture presents a treasury of Art Deco buildings comprising residential, commercial and civic architecture.
March 9, 2017 | Hardcover | Roli Books | 295 Pages |
$34.95

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