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Anthony Caro

By: Anthony Caro, Toby Glanville, (Authors) Amanda Renshaw (Ed.)

Price: $206.25

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203197

ISBN: 0714867357

Condition: New


Regarded as the greatest British artist of his generation and represented in museum collections all over the world, Anthony Caro revolutionized sculpture in the 1960s, by taking the radical step of removing the plinth and placing his work directly on the ground not only changed our relationship with the artwork, but the direction of sculpture itself. This beautifully designed book includes a comprehensive survey of Caro's work over a period of more than half a century – ranging from his time as Henry Moore's assistant in the early 1950s right up until his death in 2013. More than fifty of hi... View more info

Ward Bennett

By: Elizabeth Beer, Brian Janusiak, & Pilar Viladas (Authors)

Price: $104.90

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203199

ISBN: 0714874736

Condition: New


The first and only monograph to celebrate Ward Bennett, the leading American interior and furniture designer. Ward Bennett (1917-2003) was a leading American designer whose career spanned more than five decades. Born in New York, he left home at thirteen and got his start in the city's garment district. He eventually left the fashion world and began to reinvent himself as the Ward Bennett we know today: designing architecture, interiors, furniture, textiles, and objects, all with his vision for simple form paired with elegant materials. His reputation earned him some of the day's most affluen... View more info

How to See: Visual Adventures in a World God Never Made

By: George Nelson

Price: $34.90

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203201

ISBN: 0714873837

Condition: New


A new edition of George Nelson's classic guide to visual appreciation, released on the fortieth anniversary of its original publication Originally published in 1977 by iconic American furniture manufacturer Herman Miller, George Nelson's critically acclaimed manifesto on how to recognize, evaluate, and understand the objects and landscape of the man-made world has influenced generations of design professionals, students, and aficionados. Forty years later, this cult book has been brought back to life with a fresh, new look and feel. At a time when our collective fascination with design has go... View more info

The Elements of Sculpture: A Viewer's Guide

By: Herbert George

Price: $43.65

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203198

ISBN: 0714867411

Condition: New


The Elements of Sculpture is the essential viewer's guide to experiencing sculpture. Richly illustrated with photographs of artworks both contemporary and classical and written by a sculptor and teacher with lifelong experience, it arms the reader with the tools and vocabulary with which to view a vast range of sculptures. Insightful and thought-provoking, it is accessible to the widest audience; as a primer for both students and general readers, it provides a new way of looking at, experiencing and discussing the art of crafting in three dimensions. Compelling and jargon-free, The Elements ... View more info

Barber Osgerby: Projects

By: Jana Scholze

Price: $104.90

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203195

ISBN: 0714874833

Condition: New


The definitive monograph of internationally acclaimed designers – creators of the Tip Ton and the 2012 Olympic Torch. Collaborators for over 20 years, Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby have applied their talents to everything from industrial design and furniture to lighting and installations. The most comprehensive survey of their work to date, this book offers a unique, 360-degree view of their approach and working methods. Stunning images explore their work thematically, while six essays provide an exclusive look into career-defining projects. Printed Pages: 312 with 400 Illustration View more info

Naoto Fukasawa: Embodiment

By: Naoto Fukasawa

Price: $104.90

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203193

ISBN: 0714876070

Condition: New


A brand new monograph on one of Japan's best-known product designers, featuring more than 100 of his latest works Naoto Fukasawa's simple, restrained, and user-friendly products have an extraordinarily universal appeal. Featuring more than 100 of his latest designs, including furniture, phones, watches, fashion, luggage, and accessories, Naoto Fukasawa: Embodiment perfectly captures Fukasawa's perspective on the dynamic interplay between people, places, and things. It places the designer's products into the context of the contemporary design world and offers a first-hand account of Fukasawa's... View more info

Ettore Sottsass

By: Philippe Thomé

Price: $104.90

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203196

ISBN: 0714875201

Condition: New


A new edition of the acclaimed monograph on the legendary designer, published to coincide with the centenary of his birth. The life and work of Ettore Sottsass is more relevant than ever, with exhibitions around the world and renewed collector interest in the Memphis movement. Now available in a new format, this book, packed with beautiful images taken from the extensive Sottsass archives and including drawings and sketches from the designer's countless sketchbooks, explores his entire career from the 1940s to the 2000s, covering everything from his architectural projects and product design t... View more info

Mobitecture: Architecture on the Move

By: Rebecca Roke

Price: $26.15

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203203

ISBN: 0714873497

Condition: New


Mobile architecture in all its wonderful variety - a lively collection of mobile, portable, and movable structures of all kinds Celebrate mobile architecture in all its forms with this visual ode to life on the move. Ranging from quirky to sensible and from rustic to deluxe, featured projects include houseboats, huts, and tricked-out caravans, alongside disaster shelters, wearable structures, and futuristic prototypes. This compactly designed package features more than 250 colour photographs and a smart, engaging layout that will appeal to anyone who appreciates the power of good design. Prin... View more info

Nanotecture: Tiny Built Things

By: Rebecca Roke

Price: $26.15

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203204

ISBN: 0714870609

Condition: New


The most wide-ranging, comprehensive and inclusive book on small-scale architecture ever published. An inspiring, surprising and fun collection of 300 works of small-scale architecture including demountable, portable, transportable and inflatable structures as well as pavilions, installations, sheds, cabins, pods, capsules and tree houses. Printed Pages: 336 with 300 Illustration View more info

Industrial Facility

By: Sam Hecht, Kim Colin, (Authors) Alain de Botton (Frwd)

Price: $104.90

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203200

ISBN: 0714875791

Condition: New


The first monograph on the complete works of award-winning design studio Industrial Facility Sam Hecht and Kim Colin's world-renowned, London-based studio is one of the most influential in industrial design, and their work has enjoyed a global cult following thanks to its combination of simplicity and intellectual rigor. This book presents a carefully crafted visual narrative interspersed with candid conversations among key collaborators, project notes, and a collection of essays. The book concludes with a catalogue raisonné, showcasing more than 200 projects that together reveal Industrial ... View more info

Industrial Facility

By: Sam Hecht, Kim Colin,(Authors) Alain de Botton (Frwd.)

Price: $104.90

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203194

ISBN: 0714875791

Condition: New


The first monograph on the complete works of award-winning design studio Industrial Facility Sam Hecht and Kim Colin's world-renowned, London-based studio is one of the most influential in industrial design, and their work has enjoyed a global cult following thanks to its combination of simplicity and intellectual rigor. This book presents a carefully crafted visual narrative interspersed with candid conversations among key collaborators, project notes, and a collection of essays. The book concludes with a catalogue raisonné, showcasing more than 200 projects that together reveal Industrial ... View more info

Pet-tecture: Design for Pets

By: Tom Wainwright

Price: $26.15

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press:

Seller ID: 1203202

ISBN: 0714876674

Condition: New


An inspiring, surprising, and fun collection of contemporary design for pets of different shapes, sizes, breeds, and species The perfect book for design-conscious pet owners and animal lovers alike, Pet-tecture presents an irresistible assortment of hundreds of houses and objects by the world's leading designers, created with our furred and feathered friends in mind - from cats and dogs to birds, rabbits, horses, fish, mice, guinea pigs - even kangaroos and turtles! Whether it's playful cat trees, concrete dog homes, luxury chicken coops, 3D-printed fish tanks, or a dog-shaped cat scratcher, ... View more info