Fifty Chairs That Changed the World

Design Museum Fifty

by Design Museum Enterprise Limited

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  • 9781840915860
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 British 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.

  • Octopus Books; October 2009
  • ISBN: 9781840915860
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  • Title: Fifty Chairs That Changed the World
  • Author: Design Museum Enterprise Limited
  • Imprint: Conran
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  • 9781840915860

About The Author

The Design Museum's mission is to celebrate, entertain and inform. It is the world's leading museum devoted to contemporary design in every form from furniture to fashion, and architecture to graphics. It is working to place design at the centre of contemporary culture and demonstrates both the richness of the creativity to be found in all forms of design, and its importance.

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  • 9781840915860