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Product Design Bookshelf

Product Design Bookshelf

Emily Pilloton, author of Design Revolution, defines design as “problem-solving with grace and foresight.” No discipline is free from design criteria: the manufactured objects that are the building blocks of our environment can be badly designed, indifferently designed or designed “with grace and foresight.” Below is a selection of our finest books on product, ranging from monographs on individual designers and companies to surveys of design genres such as watch and chair design.

TITLE ALPHABETICAL INDEX

100 MASTERPIECES FROM THE VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM COLLECTION

Edited and with text by Peter Dunas, Mathias Schwartz-Clauss, Alexander von Vegesack. Text by Mateo Kries, Petra Rohde, Christopher Wilk.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783980407038
USD $50.00
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


100 SUPERLATIVE ROLEX WATCHES

Edited by John Goldberger. Text by Giampiero Negretti.

DAMIANI

ISBN: 9788862080316
USD $200.00
| CAN $270

Pub Date: 10/1/2008
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


1968: RADICAL ITALIAN DESIGN

Preface by Maria Cristina Didero. Drawings by Alessandro Mendini.

DESTE FOUNDATION/TOILET PAPER

ISBN: 9786185039042
USD $80.00
| CAN $107.5

Pub Date: 5/31/2014
Active | In stock


A PASSION FOR JEAN PROUVé

PINOTECA AGNELLI/GALERIE PATRICK SEGUIN

ISBN: 9788890539411
USD $195.00
| CAN $260 UK £ 180

Pub Date: 7/31/2013
Active | In stock


AIRCRAFT

Text by Nicolas Nova. Photographs by Maxime Guyon.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037786345
USD $35.00
| CAN $49

Pub Date: 12/15/2020
Active | In stock


ALEXANDER GIRARD: A DESIGNER'S UNIVERSE

Edited by Mateo Kries, Jochen Eisenbrand. Text by Susan Brown, Jochen Eisenbrand, Barbara Hauss, Alexandra Lange, Monica Obniski, Jonathan Olivares.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783945852057
USD $85.00
| CAN $112.5

Pub Date: 6/28/2016
Active | Out of stock


ALVAR AALTO: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS

Edited by Patricia de Muga. Texts by Sandra Dachs, Laura García Hintze. Introduction by Markku Lahti.

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434311435
USD $30.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 11/1/2007
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


AN ATLAS OF RARE & FAMILIAR COLOUR

Foreword by Victoria Finlay. Introduction by Narayan Khandekar. Text by Kingston Trinder. Contributions by Pascale Georgiev.

ATELIER ÉDITIONS

ISBN: 9780997593570
USD $50.00
| CAN $69.95 UK £ 45

Pub Date: 1/16/2018
Active | Out of stock


APPLE DESIGN

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775730112
USD $60.00
| CAN $79

Pub Date: 11/30/2011
Out of print | Not available


ATLAS OF FURNITURE DESIGN

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936990
USD $250.00
| CAN $350

Pub Date: 12/10/2019
Active | Out of stock


BRAZILIAN MODERN DESIGN

By Alberto Vicente, Marcelo Vasconcellos. Text by Maria Cecília Loschiavo dos Santos, Tatiana Sakurai.

OLHARES

ISBN: 9788562114755
USD $180.00
| CAN $245

Pub Date: 8/28/2018
Active | In stock


BUCKMINSTER FULLER: DYMAXION CAR

Edited by Hsiao-Yun Chu, David Jenkins. Text by Jonathan Glancey, Norman Foster.

IVORYPRESS

ISBN: 9780956433930
USD $75.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 2/28/2011
Out of print | Not available


CENTURY OF THE CHILD

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780870708268
USD $60.00
| CAN $79

Pub Date: 8/31/2012
Active | In stock


CHAIRPEDIA

LA FáBRICA

ISBN: 9788417769291
USD $35.00
| CAN $49

Pub Date: 9/1/2020
Active | In stock


CHARLES & RAY EAMES: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS

Edited by Laura García Hintze. Texts by Patricia de Muga, Sandra Dachs.

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434311459
USD $30.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 10/26/2007
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


COMPLETE COPIER

Edited by Laurens Geurtz, Job Meihuizen, Joan Temminck.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789056628338
USD $95.00
| CAN $127.5

Pub Date: 5/31/2012
Active | In stock


COUNTER SPACE: DESIGN AND THE MODERN KITCHEN

Text by Juliet Kinchin, Aidan O'Connor.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780870708084
USD $24.95
| CAN $33.95

Pub Date: 4/30/2011
Active | In stock


DANISH LIGHTS: 1920 TO NOW

By Malene Lytken.

STRANDBERG PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788793604674
USD $65.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 1/28/2020
Active | In stock


DESIGN HISTORY HANDBOOK

Edited by Domitilla Dardi, Vanni Pasca.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836641321
USD $49.95
| CAN $69.95

Pub Date: 10/8/2019
Active | In stock


DESIGN REVOLUTION: 100 PRODUCTS THAT EMPOWER PEOPLE

By Emily Pilloton. Foreword by Allan Chochinov.

METROPOLIS BOOKS

ISBN: 9781933045955
USD $34.95
| CAN $45.95

Pub Date: 10/31/2009
Out of print | Not available


DESIGN AND VIOLENCE

Edited by Paola Antonelli, Jamer Hunt, Michelle Fisher. Text by Anne-Marie Slaughter, William Gibson, Ingrid Newkirk, et al.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780870709685
USD $45.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 6/23/2015
Active | In stock


EERO SAARINEN: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN

Introduction by Antonio Román.

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434312647
USD $30.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 4/30/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


EILEEN GRAY: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN

Introduction by Carmen Espegel.

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434312654
USD $30.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 4/30/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


FERNANDO & HUMBERTO CAMPANA 1989-2009: ANTIBODIES

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936471
USD $50.00
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 7/31/2013
Active | In stock


FINN JUHL AND HIS HOUSE

Text by Per H. Hansen, Birgit Lyngbye Pedersen.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775737975
USD $55.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Active | In stock


FIRED EARTH, WOVEN BAMBOO

Text by Kazuko Todate, Anne Nishimura Morse.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878468058
USD $29.95
| CAN $39.95

Pub Date: 11/30/2013
Active | In stock


FLYING FURNITURE

Artwork by El Lissitzky, Peter Smithson. Contributions by Stefan Wewerka, Axel Bruchauser, Mies van der Rohe. Text by Alison Smithson.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783883754055
USD $40.00
| CAN $50

Pub Date: 8/2/2000
Out of print | Not available


FORMFUL WOOD

Edited with text by Mario Rinke, Florian Hauswirth. Text by Nicolai de Gier, Sebastian Kraft, Christoph Schindler, Alessandro Oreste Tellini.

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868595888
USD $40.00
| CAN $56

Pub Date: 4/7/2020
Active | Out of stock


FORMICA FOREVER

Foreword by Mark Adamson. Preface by Abbott Miller. Text by Alexandra Lange, Phil Patton, Peter York.

METROPOLIS BOOKS/FORMICA CORPORATION

ISBN: 9781938922152
USD $39.95
| CAN $53.95

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | Out of stock


FURNITURE BOOM

Text by Lars Dybdahl.

STRANDBERG PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788793604124
USD $75.00
| CAN $105

Pub Date: 2/19/2019
Active | In stock


GINO SARFATTI: DESIGNING LIGHT

Text by Silvana Annicchiarico, Arturo Dell’Acqua Bellavitis, Claudio De Albertis, Manolo De Giorgi, Piero Gandini, Roberto Sarfatti.

EDIZIONI CORRAINI

ISBN: 9788875703660
USD $32.00
| CAN $42.5

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | Out of stock


GIO PONTI: ARCHI-DESIGNER

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836641253
USD $75.00
| CAN $105

Pub Date: 4/23/2019
Active | In stock


GIORGIO CASALI: PHOTOGRAPHER, DOMUS 1951-1983

Edited by Angelo Maggi, Italo Zannier.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836625871
USD $50.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 10/31/2013
Out of print | Not available


HANS J. WEGNER: JUST ONE GOOD CHAIR

Text by Christian Holmsted Olesen.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775738095
USD $75.00
| CAN $99

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Active | In stock


HOME FUTURES

THE DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9781872005423
USD $49.95
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 4/23/2019
Active | In stock


HOME-MADE EUROPE

By Vladimir Arkhipov. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Foreword by Jeremy Deller.

FUEL PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9780956896230
USD $34.95
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 5/31/2012
Out of print | Not available


JB BLUNK

BLUNK BOOKS/DENT–DE–LEONE

ISBN: 9781907908552
USD $55.00
| CAN $77

Pub Date: 5/12/2020
Active | Out of stock


JEAN PROUVé: OBJECTS AND FURNITURE DESIGN BY ARCHITECTS

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434311442
USD $30.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 11/1/2007
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


JEFF ZIMMERMAN

Text by John Drury. Interview by Sean Kelly.

DAMIANI

ISBN: 9788862083584
USD $60.00
| CAN $79

Pub Date: 4/30/2014
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


JOSé ZANINE CALDAS

OLHARES, SăO PAULO/R & COMPANY, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9788562114922
USD $60.00
| CAN $85 UK £ 53

Pub Date: 2/11/2020
Active | Out of stock


KENYA HARA: DESIGNING JAPAN

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037786116
USD $35.00
| CAN $39.95

Pub Date: 10/29/2019
Active | In stock


KONSTANTIN GRCIC: PANORAMA

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936075
USD $90.00
| CAN $120

Pub Date: 9/30/2014
Active | In stock


LE CORBUSIER: A STUDY OF THE DECORATIVE ART MOVEMENT IN GERMANY

Edited by Mateo Kries, Alexander von Vegesack.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936297
USD $125.00
| CAN $170

Pub Date: 2/28/2014
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


LES CRISTALLERIES SAINT-LOUIS

ACTES SUD

ISBN: 9782330049164
USD $45.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 12/29/2015
Active | In stock


LIBUSE NIKLOVá

Text by Tereza Bruthansova, Petr Nikl.

ARBOR VITAE

ISBN: 9788026048275
USD $40.00
| CAN $54 UK £ 35

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


LIGHTOPIA

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936051
USD $120.00
| CAN $160

Pub Date: 1/31/2014
Active | In stock


LIVING WITH CHARLOTTE PERRIAND

Edited by François Laffanour. Text by Cynthia Fleury.

SKIRA PARIS

ISBN: 9782370741042
USD $50.00
| CAN $69.95

Pub Date: 8/20/2019
Active | Out of stock


LOW COST DESIGN

Edited by Daniele Pario Perra. Text by Emiliano Gandolfi, Daniele Pario Perra, Pierluigi Sacco, Francesco Morace, Beppe Finessi.

SILVANA EDITORIALE

ISBN: 9788836616657
USD $50.00
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 3/31/2011
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


MAKING AFRICA

Edited by Mateo Kries, Amelie Klein.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936525
USD $110.00
| CAN $150

Pub Date: 6/23/2015
Active | In stock


MAKING DESIGN

COOPER HEWITT, SMITHSONIAN DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780910503747
USD $45.00
| CAN $60

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
Active | In stock


MARIA PERGAY: COMPLETE WORKS 1957-2010

By Suzanne Demisch, Stephane Danant. Text by Adam Lindemann.

DAMIANI

ISBN: 9788862081740
USD $70.00
| CAN $92.5

Pub Date: 9/30/2011
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


MATERIAL CHANGE

By Eve Blossom. Foreword by Yves Behar.

METROPOLIS BOOKS

ISBN: 9781935202455
USD $30.00
| CAN $35

Pub Date: 10/31/2011
Out of print | Not available


MIES AND MODERN LIVING

Edited by Helmut Reuter, Birgit Schulte.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775722216
USD $75.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 2/1/2009
Out of print | Not available


MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS: MFA HIGHLIGHTS

Essay by Darcy Kuronen.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878466740
USD $19.95
| CAN $27.95 UK £ 17.5

Pub Date: 7/2/2004
Active | In stock


NYC MAKERS: THE 2014 MAD BIENNIAL

Edited with text by Jake Yuzna.

MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN

ISBN: 9781890385293
USD $45.00
| CAN $60 UK £ 40

Pub Date: 8/31/2014
Active | In stock


NATURE: COLLABORATIONS IN DESIGN

COOPER HEWITT, SMITHSONIAN DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9781942303237
USD $40.00
| CAN $55

Pub Date: 5/21/2019
Active | In stock


NERI OXMAN: MATERIAL ECOLOGY

Edited with text by Paola Antonelli. Text by Anna Burckhardt, Hadas A. Steiner.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9781633451056
USD $50.00
| CAN $69.95

Pub Date: 4/21/2020
Active | Out of stock


NEW INDIA DESIGNSCAPE

Edited by Simona Romano. Foreword by Silvana Annicchiarico.

EDIZIONI CORRAINI

ISBN: 9788875703851
USD $32.00
| CAN $42.5

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


OBJECTS OF DESIRE: SURREALISM AND DESIGN

Edited by Mateo Kries, Tanja Cunz. Text by Alex Coles, Tanja Cunz, Krzysztof Fijalkowski, Mateo Kries, Claudia Mareis, Vera Sacchetti.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783945852330
USD $90.00
| CAN $125

Pub Date: 11/19/2019
Active | In stock


OFFICE FOR VISUAL INTERACTION: LIGHTING DESIGN & PROCESS

JOVIS

ISBN: 9783868592566
USD $65.00
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 5/31/2014
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


PASTOE: 100 YEARS OF DESIGN INNOVATION

Edited by Anne van der Zwaag. Text by Gert Staal.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462080683
USD $55.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Out of print | Not available


PIRANESI AS DESIGNER

COOPER HEWITT, SMITHSONIAN DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780910503952
USD $45.00
| CAN $55

Pub Date: 9/15/2007
Out of print | Not available


POUL KJAERHOLM

Edited by Michael Juul Holm, Lise Mortensen. Text by Michael Sheridan, Poul Erik Třjner.

LOUISIANA MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

ISBN: 9788791607271
USD $60.00
| CAN $79

Pub Date: 8/15/2006
Active | In stock


ROBOTS 1:1

Edited by Rolf Fehlbaum.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783945852279
USD $215.00
| CAN $290

Pub Date: 8/28/2018
Active | In stock


RENATE MüLLER: TOYS & DESIGN

Foreword by Evan Snyderman. Text by Reinhild Schneider.

R & COMPANY/WHITEHAUS MEDIA

ISBN: 9780970460837
USD $45.00
| CAN $55

Pub Date: 3/31/2011
Out of print | Not available


RICHARD HUTTEN: WORKS IN USE

STICHTING KUNSTBOEK

ISBN: 9789058561763
USD $70.00
| CAN $85

Pub Date: 5/1/2006
No longer our product | Not available


RIETVELD'S UNIVERSE

Edited by Marie-Thérčse van Thoor, Ida van Zijl, Rob Dettingmeijer.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789056627461
USD $47.50
| CAN $65

Pub Date: 1/31/2011
Active | In stock


RONAN & ERWAN BOUROULLEC: DRAWING

Edited and with text by Cornel Windlin.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037643198
USD $35.00
| CAN $47.5

Pub Date: 5/31/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


RONAN & ERWAN BOUROULLEC: LIANES

Edited by Clément Dirié. Texts by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, Clément Dirié, Alessandro Mendini.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037641507
USD $39.95
| CAN $53.95

Pub Date: 1/31/2011
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


SAFE: DESIGN TAKES ON RISK

Edited and with Introduction by Paola Antonelli. Essays by Phil Patton, Marie O'Mahony and Cameron Sinclair.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780870705809
USD $29.95
| CAN $39.95

Pub Date: 10/15/2005
Active | In stock


SET IN STYLE: THE JEWELRY OF VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

Text by Sarah D. Coffin, Suzy Menkes, Ruth Peltason.

COOPER HEWITT, SMITHSONIAN DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780910503853
USD $55.00
| CAN $65

Pub Date: 5/31/2011
Active | Awaiting stock


SILVER OF THE AMERICAS, 1600-2000

Edited by Gerald W.R. Ward and Jeannine Falino. Text by Gerald W.R. Ward, Jeannine Falino, Jane Port, Rebecca Ann Gay Reynolds.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878467211
USD $100.00
| CAN $132.5 UK £ 90

Pub Date: 2/1/2007
Active | Out of stock


SOURCE MATERIAL

A Project by Jasper Morrison, Jonathan Olivares, Marco Velardi

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936976
USD $29.95
| CAN $39.95

Pub Date: 1/27/2015
Active | In stock


SWEDISH DETAILS

Foreword by Annika Huett, Ulf Huett Nilsson. Photographs by Ulf Huett Nilsson.

MAX STRöM

ISBN: 9789171262394
USD $29.95
| CAN $39.95

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
Active | In stock


SZENASY, DESIGN ADVOCATE

Edited by Ann S. Hudner, Akiko Busch. Foreword by John Hockenberry. Preface by Ann S. Hudner. Introduction by Akiko Busch.

METROPOLIS BOOKS

ISBN: 9781938922398
USD $29.95
| CAN $39.95

Pub Date: 3/31/2014
Active | In stock


TALK TO ME

Edited by Paola Antonelli. Text by Paola Antonelli, Jamer Hunt, Alexandra Midal, Kevin Slavin, Khoi Vinh.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780870707964
USD $35.00
| CAN $40

Pub Date: 7/31/2011
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


THE COMPLETE DESIGNERS' LIGHTS II

Edited by Clémence & Didier Krzentowski. Text by Alex Coles, Pierre Doze, Didier Krzentowski, Constance Rubini.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037643563
USD $95.00
| CAN $127.5

Pub Date: 1/31/2015
Active | Out of stock


THE COMPLETE DESIGNERS’ LIGHTS 1950-1990

Edited by Clémence & Didier Krzentowski. Text by Alex Coles, Pierre Doze, Didier Krzentowski, Constance Rubini.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037641996
USD $125.00
| CAN $150

Pub Date: 3/31/2012
Out of print | Not available


THE DANISH CHAIR

Text by Christian Holmsted Olesen.

STRANDBERG PUBLISHING

ISBN: 9788793604315
USD $65.00
| CAN $90

Pub Date: 2/19/2019
Active | In stock


THE DESIGN ENCYCLOPEDIA

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780870700125
USD $65.00
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 6/2/2004
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


THE ESSENCE OF THINGS

Edited by Mathias Schwartz-Clauss, Alexander von Vegesack. Text by Dirk Baecker, Martin Hartung, Wiebke Lang, Mathias Schwartz-Clauss.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783931936501
USD $55.00
| CAN $72.5

Pub Date: 7/31/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


THE FURNITURE OF POUL KJćRHOLM: CATALOGUE RAISONNé

Foreword by Hanne Kjćrholm. Text by Michael Sheridan.

GREGORY R. MILLER & CO.

ISBN: 9780974364889
USD $90.00
| CAN $120 UK £ 80

Pub Date: 2/1/2008
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


THE GODDESS—LA DéESSE

By Christian Sumi.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037786260
USD $40.00
| CAN $56

Pub Date: 6/30/2020
Active | In stock


THE HAAS BROTHERS

Text by Laura Dern, Simon and Nikolai Haas.

DAMIANI

ISBN: 9788862083737
USD $50.00
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 10/31/2014
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


THE HISTORY OF MODERN FURNITURE DESIGN

Text by Daniela Karasová.

ARBOR VITAE/MUSEUM OF DECORATIVE ARTS PRAGUE

ISBN: 9788074670206
USD $45.00
| CAN $60 UK £ 40

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


THE MAKER'S HAND

Text by Edward S. Cooke, Kelly H. L'Ecuyer, Gerald W. R. Ward.

MFA PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780878466634
USD $35.00
| CAN $40 UK £ 30

Pub Date: 9/30/2009
Out of print | Not available


THONET & DESIGN

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783960985822
USD $45.00
| CAN $62

Pub Date: 10/8/2019
Active | In stock


TOM DIXON: DIXONARY

Edited by Camilla Belton, Robert Violette. Text by Tom Dixon.

VIOLETTE EDITIONS

ISBN: 9781900828420
USD $49.95
| CAN $67.5

Pub Date: 9/30/2013
Active | Out of stock


TONI ZUCCHERI: POET OF NATURE AND GLASS

Text by Rosa Chiesa, Sandro Pezzoli.

MARSILIO

ISBN: 9788829703227
USD $50.00
| CAN $69.95 UK £ 45

Pub Date: 8/25/2020
Active | In stock


TOOLS: EXTENDING OUR REACH

Text by Cara McCarty, Matilda McQuaid.

COOPER HEWITT, SMITHSONIAN DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780910503778
USD $29.95
| CAN $39.95

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
Active | In stock


VICTOR PAPANEK: THE POLITICS OF DESIGN

Edited by Mateo Kries, Amelie Klein, Alison J. Clarke.

VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9783945852262
USD $75.00
| CAN $99

Pub Date: 11/27/2018
Active | In stock


WENDELL CASTLE: SCRAPBOOK 1958–1980

Introduction by Evan Snyderman. Text by Alison Castle.

DAMIANI/R & COMPANY

ISBN: 9788862087162
USD $65.00
| CAN $92

Pub Date: 9/29/2020
Active | In stock


WHERE'D YOU GET THOSE? 10TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Foreword, introduction and afterword by Bobbito Garcia.

TESTIFY BOOKS

ISBN: 9780972592086
USD $40.00
| CAN $54 UK £ 35

Pub Date: 12/31/2013
Active | In stock


WHY DESIGN NOW? NATIONAL DESIGN TRIENNIAL

Text by Ellen Lupton, Cara McCarty, Matilda McQuaid, Cynthia Smith.

COOPER HEWITT, SMITHSONIAN DESIGN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780910503877
USD $40.00
| CAN $54

Pub Date: 5/31/2010
Active | In stock


Recommended Reading: A Product Design Book List

NEW PUBLICATION

JB Blunk

Edited by Mariah Nielson, Ĺbäke. Foreword by Mariah Nielson. Text by Lucy R. Lippard, Louise Allison Cort, Fariba Bogzaran, Isamu Noguchi, Alyssa Ballard, Rene Bustamante, Glenn Adamson, Rick Yoshimoto. Interview by Rita Lawrence.

This is the first publication to explore the entire oeuvre of the great American sculptor JB Blunk, with previously unseen examples of his work in stone, clay, painting and jewelry. The design beautifully combines archival images of Blunk’s work in situ and at his home and his studio, with color plates of newly photographed pieces. In an essay, Lucy R. Lippard discusses Blunk’s reverence for ancient art and places, while Smithsonian Curator of Ceramics Louise Allison Cort details Blunk’s formative years in Japan. Glenn Adamson, Senior Scholar at the Yale Center for British Art, contributes an essay that explores the . . . .go to book page >>

JB Blunk

STATUS: Out of stock

Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.

JB Blunk
BLUNK BOOKS/DENT–DE–LEONE

Hbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 226 pgs / 71 color / 73 bw. | 5/12/2020 | Out of stock  |   US $55.00


NEW PUBLICATION

Aircraft

Text by Nicolas Nova. Photographs by Maxime Guyon.

Combining the imagery of the aviation industry with a fresh take on the conventions of the photography medium, Aircraft: The New Anatomy dissects the components of aerial machinery in an exacting account of aircraft components and their aesthetics.

French photographer Maxime Guyon’s series is composed of digital photographs of large-scale aerospace subjects, executed in a specific style that replicates the visual codes of advertising photography. Combining the principle of form follows function and our post-industrial era as well as its aesthetic, this project reopens a visual discussion that Le Corbusier first introduced in 1935 in his publication Aircraft: The New Vision, to which . . . .go to book page >>

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