Furniture

CENTURY OF MODERN DESIGN: SELECTIONS FROM THE LILIANE AND DAVID M. STEWART COLLECTION

One of the world's most important collections of 20th century design, The Stewart Collection incorporates iconic furniture, ceramics, textiles, posters, graphic art, jewelry and everyday objects from the 1930s to today. This book presents items chronologically, highlighting contrasts and parallels between the works.
November 9, 2010 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 479 Pages |
$24.98

BIEDERMEIER

This book sets out to investigate the wealth of the artistic production that developed in Central Europe (Austria and Bohemia in particular) in the first half of the 19th century, when Biedermeier appeared as an original attempt to give rise to a "universal" stylistic expression.
September 1, 2001 | Hardcover | Skira Editore | 304 Pages |
$65.00

WHY WE MAKE THINGS AND WHY IT MATTERS: THE EDUCATION OF A CRAFTSMAN

Written by Korn, Peter
In this moving account (and favorite of America's most famous woodworker, Nick Offerman), Peter Korn explores the nature and rewards of creative practice.
March 31, 2015 | Paperback | David R. Godine Publisher | 176 Pages |
$18.95

ROMEO SOZZI AND PROMEMORIA: THE DESIGNER BEHIND THE MOST BEAUTIFUL FURNITURE IN THE WORLD

A revealing look at the designer behind Promemoria's stunning handmade furniture, and the luxurious interiors that embody his passion, refined taste, and eclecticism. As the third generation of specialized wood craftsmen in cabinetmaking and restoration, Romeo Sozzi made his debut in interior decoration in the 1970s.
June 7, 2016 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 248 Pages |
$75.00

FARFETCH CURATES DESIGN

Farfetch is an innovative online boutique curator that gives shoppers access to over 300 high-end luxury boutiques worldwide. There is no need to go to New York City to shop in Kirna Zabête or to Paris to visit L'Eclaireur; they are accessible anytime online through Farfetch, changing the way the world perceives boutique shopping.
September 15, 2015 | Hardcover | Assouline | 96 Pages |
$25.00

CLASSIC HERMAN MILLER

Written by Pina, Leslie
The great postwar modern furniture designs are classics, because they are still great. Herman Miller, the company that led the office revolution, is a name synonymous with the best modern residential as well as contract furniture. Classics by super-designers - Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, and Isamu Noguchi - can still be purchased from the Herman Miller for the Home collection.
December 24, 1997 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing |
$49.99

ROOTED: CREATING A SENSE OF PLACE: CONTEMPORARY STUDIO FURNITURE

Written by The Furniture Society
The movement to buy locally, which has gained momentum in the areas of produce and food, is now spreading to arts and crafts. Through the work of over seventy contemporary furniture makers, the role of place in the creative process is explored and celebrated. Whether in terms of materials, inspiration, or the interaction with customers, these artists are rooted in their surroundings.
August 28, 2015 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 160 Pages |
$34.99

WENDELL CASTLE: A CATALOGUE RAISONNè, 1958-2012

Written by Eerdmans, Emily Evans
- The collective work of sculptor and furniture designer Wendell Castle is comprehensively recorded in this inclusive and handsomely illustrated catalogue raisonne- Images of the iconic artist's body of work track his craft from his seminal pieces through nearly sixty years of ongoing exploration and achievements- Included are three essays that offer varying perspectives on Castle's vast works and
October 27, 2015 | Hardcover | Artist Book Foundation | 516 Pages |
$150.00

CHARLES AND RAY EAMES: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS

Written by Sandra Dachs
With the new By Architects series, Ediciones Polígrafa launches an innovative project dedicated to showcasing furniture and objects designed by some of the most important architects of the twentieth century. Three titles open this series: Alvar Aalto, Jean Prouvé and Ray and Charles Eames.
October 26, 2007 | Hardcover | Ediciones Polígrafa S.A. | 127 Pages |
$30.00

MIES VAN DER ROHE: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN

German architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969) is without doubt one of the pioneering masters of Modern architecture: The contemporary cityscape betrays his influence at every turn. Equally significant, though smaller in scale, are his adventures in furniture design.
September 30, 2010 | Hardcover | Ediciones Polígrafa S.A. | 128 Pages |
$30.00

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