Furniture

EKSTROM EXTREME: NORWEGIAN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN AND FURNITURE CULTURE

Terje Ekstrom was the first postmodern designer in Norway and his futuristic chairs even made it into the Star Trek TV-Series; this is the first monograph on the designer Informative description of the Norwegian design scene in the 1980s Accompanies the exhibition of Frank Nievergelt's donation at The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo (NO)The work of the pioneering designer Ter
May 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$50.00

FRANK BROS: THE STORE THAT MODERNIZED MODERN

Frank Bros was at the forefront of modern furniture sales in the United States during the middle of the twentieth century, serving as the primary retailer for some of the most recognisable names in mid-century design including Alvar Aalto, Charles and Ray Eames, Van Keppel Green and Bruno Matthsson, amongst many others.
February 1, 2017 | Paperback |
$45.00

PIERRE CHAREAU: MODERN ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN

A revealing look at the visionary French furniture designer and architect, highlighting his virtuoso designs and versatile creativity
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$60.00

MAX INGRAND DU VERRE A LA LUMIERE

This monograph is a retrospective on Max Ingrand, major designer of light fixtures, furniture and stained glass, from the 1930s to the late '60sImplementing a remarkable technique, Max Ingrand (1908-1969) never stopped exploring the interplay of glass and light, which he discovered as a child in the stained glass windows of the cathedral of Chartres.
September 22, 2009 | |
$115.00

B&B ITALIA: 50 YEARS AND BEYOND. THE LONG LIFE OF DESIGN

B&B Italia, established in 1966 by Piero Ambrogio Busnelli, is a prestigious Italian company that manufactures furniture and furnishing for homes and businesses.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$70.00

ART DECO SCULPTURE

This book showcases and puts into historical context a host of sculpted works created in the 1920s and 1930s in the decorative vernacular defined loosely today as "Art Deco." The works shown demonstrate a broad range of styles and influences: from the chevrons, sunbursts, maidens, fountains, floral abstractions, and ubiquitous biche (doe) of the Parisian geometric style to the crisp, angular pa
November 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$120.00

PIERRE PAULIN: LIFE AND WORK

Playfully rejecting the orderly restraint of midcentury design, the French avant-garde designer and architect Pierre Paulin (1927-2009) imagined sleek departure lounges for the jet set, perfume bottles for Courrèges, and unforgettable Pop-era pieces like the Orange Slice chair, the shell-shaped Oyster chair, and the Tongue, a wavy, low-slung chaise.
October 1, 2016 | Hardcover |
$65.00

REINVENTING IKEA: 70 DIY PROJECTS TO TRANSFORM IKEA ESSENTIALS

Ikea is a destination for everyone who wants to simplify the process of decorating a home. Offering modern, ready-to-assemble furniture, Ikea proves that spaces can be functional and affordable. But sometimes you're left wanting more: furniture that's adaptable, creative, and most important, in line with your taste. Reinventing Ikea shows you how.
August 1, 2016 | Paperback |
$24.95

JAPANESE DESIGN: ART, AESTHETICS & CULTURE

Written by Graham, Patricia J
**Winner, Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title 2015** This Japanese design book presents the arts, aesthetics and culture of Japan with over 160 stunning color photos and extensive historical and cultural commentary.
September 30, 2014 | Hardcover | Tuttle Publishing | 160 Pages |
$24.95

ART NOUVEAU: THE ESSENTIAL REFERENCE

Written by Grafton, Carol Belanger
Full-color and black-and-white works by virtually every key artist of the Art Nouveau movement, including Mucha, Seguy, Beardsley, and Verneuil. Includes material from rare books, portfolios, and major periodicals, plus bibliographies and artist biographies.
October 21, 2015 | Paperback | Dover Publications | 144 Pages |
$22.95

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