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Dan Gordan: Svenska stolar och deras formgivare 1899 - 2013

Swedish Chairs: Dan Gordan

This is a great reference work on Swedish furniture spanning from the beginning of the 20th century until today. This is a new updated edition of the 2002 book and – unfortunately – only in Swedish. > MORE Dan Gordan: Svenska stolar och deras formgivare 1899 – 2013 Author:    Dan Gordan ISBN:    9789113050942 Publisher:    Norstedts […]

Work And Inspiration – Tom Dixon: Dixonary

Cleverly designed by Matt Willey: “Dixonary” takes us through 30 years of work and inspirational sources by British designer Tom Dixon. ‘Illuminations, revelations and post-rationalizations from a chaotic mind”, is the publisher’s description. It’s a bible, a manifesto on creativity. > MORE Tom Dixon: Dixonary Editors:    Robert Violette, Camilla Belton Designed by:    Matt Willey Text […]

Shiro Kuramata

Kuramata – The Fearless

A two-volume delight. Then new and daring materials, like acrylic and rib mesh, coupled with expressive forms and unique combinations signified Shiro Kuramata’s design. This new volume is an impressive attempt to catalogue his œuvre . > MORE Shiro Kuramata Text by:    Deyan Sudjic Compiled by:    Keiko Hashimoto ISBN:    9780714845005 Publisher:    Phaidon Press Publ. year:   […]

Northern Delights - Scandinavian Homes, Interiors and Design

Simple and ingenious: Northern Delights

“Northern Delights” is a brand new survey of Scandinavian interiors, not only displaying inspiring homes but also trying to pin down what “Scandinavian” really signifies. > MORE . Northern Delights – Scandinavian Homes, Interiors and Design Editors:    Emma Fexeus, Sven Ehmann Publisher:    Gestalten Publ. year:    2013 Language:    English Pages:    240 Illustrations:    in full colour

Hall of Femmes by Lella Vignelli

Hall of Femmes by Lella Vignelli

“My ideas are always clear.” Vignelli’s career is prolific and broad. From jewelry, fashion, furniture for Knoll to New York subway maps and identity for American Airlines.  > MORE . Hall of Femmes by Lella Vignelli Editor:    Sarah Clyne Sundberg Authors:    Samira Bouabana, Angela Tillman Sperandio Essays by:    Martha Scotford Publisher:    Oyster Press Publ. year:   […]

Nendo - Ghost Stories

Nendo: Ghost Stories with photos of Kenichi Higuchi

Nendo asked Japanese photographer Kenichi Higuchi by capture the atmosphere of its design studio. Over three years he followed Nendo’s production and design process.  > MORE . Ghost Stories by Nendo Photographs by:    Kenichi Higuchi Publisher:    ADP Publishing year:    2010 Language:    English Pages:    244 Illustrations:    in colour Edition:    no text in book ________________ More Information […]

Nendo - Works 2010-2011

Nendo – Works 2010-2011

The Japanese design studio Nendo is the guest of honour at the furniture fair this year. Here’s is the latest book on Nendo, cataloguing products, furniture and interior design from 2010 to 2011.   > MORE . Nendo – Works 2010-2011 Text by:    Oki Saato Publisher:    ADP Publ. year:    2011 Languages:    English, Japanese Pages:    518 Illustrations:   […]