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Fifty Chairs That Changed the World

Fifty Chairs That Changed the World
Library Shelf Location 50.CZER
Publication Date 2009
Description Everything around us is designed and the word 'design' has become part of our everyday experience. But how much do we know about it? This book imparts that knowledge, listing the top 50 chairs that have made a substantial impact in the world of design. It includes entries from Thonet's 1870 Side Chair to Konstantin Grcic's Chair_One. This tile features the top 50 chairs that have made an impact in the world of design. It is part of a new series of titles to be published in conjunction with the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the opening of the Design Museum. Everything around us is designed and the word 'design' has become part of our everyday experience. But how much do we know about it? "Fifty Chairs That Changed the World" imparts that knowledge listing the top 50 chairs that have made a substantial impact in the world of design today. From Thonet's 1870 Side Chair to Konstantin Grcic's Chair_One, each entry offers a short appraisal to explore what has made their iconic status and the designers that give them a special place in design history.
ISBN 9781840915042
Quantity 1
Pages 112
Author Michael Czerwinski
Format Hardback
Publisher Octopus Publishing Group Ltd
Category Furniture Design
Related Gallery Design Museum, London
Language English

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