Furniture

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.
April 28, 2015 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 160 Pages |
$34.99

WENDELL CASTLE: A CATALOGUE RAISONNè, 1958-2012

- 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 1, 2015 | Hardcover |
$150.00

CHARLES AND RAY EAMES: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS

Written by Sandra Dachs
With the new "By Architects" series, Ediciones Poligrafa launches an innovative project dedicated to showcasing furniture and objects designed by some of the most important architects of the twentieth century.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Poligrafa Ediciones Sa | 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 1, 2010 | Hardcover |
$30.00

ALVAR AALTO: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS

Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) is the most prestigious Finnish architect of the last century, and the father of Nordic Modernism. He once said, "God created paper for the purpose of drawing architecture on it. Everything else is at least for me an abuse of paper." In the U.S.
November 1, 2007 | Hardcover |
$30.00

EERO SAARINEN: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS SERIES

Written by Eero Saarinen
This engaging series showcases the best work from some of the 20th century's finest designers. Each title begins with an introductory essay, before moving on to analyse - through sketches, drawings and photographs of original productions - the main designs of the featured architect. Also included is a complete illustrated chronology of their works.
April 3, 2019 | Paperback | Poligrafa Ediciones Sa | 127 Pages |
$30.00

EILEEN GRAY: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS SERIES

Neglected in her lifetime, Eileen Gray (1878-1976) is now regarded as one of the most important furniture designers and architects of the early twentieth century. She first worked as a lacquer artist, then as a furniture designer and finally as an architect.
March 1, 2013 | Hardcover |
$30.00

FURNITURE OF CHARLES AND RAY EAMES

The oeuvre of the American designer couple Charles and Ray Eames is extraordinary in its range and diversity. Their groundbreaking furniture designs, which have remained current throughout the decades since their creation, play a central role in the Eames' oeuvre.
March 31, 2013 | Hardcover | Vitra Design Museum | 159 Pages |
$65.00

FURNITURE OF POUL KJAERHOLM: CATALOGUE RAISONNE

The Furniture of Poul Kjaerholm: Catalogue Raisonne is the comprehensive and definitive reference work on one of the most important and profound designers of the twentieth century. Poul Kjaerholm (Denmark, 1929-80) was a furniture architect whose unique aesthetic language combined industrial materials and techniques with a craftsman's approach to details and materials.
February 1, 2008 | Hardcover |
$90.00

JEAN ROYERE 2 VOLUME SET

In 1931, aged 29, Jean Royère (1902-1981) resigned from a comfortable position in the import-export trade in order to set up business as an interior designer. He learnt his new trade in the cabinetmaking workshops of the Faubourg Saint-Antoine in Paris.
April 30, 2013 | Hardcover | Edition Galerie Jacques Lacoste/Galerie Patrick Seguin | 2 Pages |
$240.00

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