Books in Review


    The Design of Herman Miller

    Posted January 21, 2015

    Scholar Ralph Caplan’s survey of the first generations of Herman Miller designers, from the...

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    Everything is Connected

    Posted January 11, 2015

    This book was conceived as a window into the world of Vitra, allowing viewers to catch a...

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    Piecing Together Los Angeles

    Posted July 6, 2014

    An Esther McCoy Reader

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    Merchants of Virtue

    Posted April 27, 2014

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    Handcrafted Modern

    Posted April 3, 2014

    At Home with Mid-Century Designers

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    Chairman Rolf Fehlbaum

    Posted April 2, 2014

    Rolf Fehlbaum is the head of Vitra, the European manufacturer of Eames furniture.  When he was...

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    An Eames Primer

    Posted April 2, 2014

    The first book to capture the philosophy and spirit behind the work of Charles and Ray Eames, An...

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    Project Vitra

    Posted March 12, 2014

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    Collecting Eames

    Posted March 11, 2014

    Collecting Eames:  The J. F. Chen  Collection

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    Leadership is an Art

    Posted February 17, 2014

    Max DePree, CEO of Herman Miller from 1980 to 1987, reflects on his work.

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