Edited by Mateo Kries, Henrike Buscher, Jochen Eisenbrand. Texts by Mateo Kries, Henrike Buscher, Jochen Eisenbrand, Fulvio Ferrari, Otakar Macel, Jane Pavitt, Ingeborg de Roode, Arthur Ruegg, Deyan Sudjic, Wolf Tegethoff, Carsten Thau and Kjeld Vindum, Gerald W.R. Ward, among others.
The contribution, which outlines the development of the design
discipline between 1973 and 2017, provides essential context to the
tome's comprehensive survey of 1,740 objects of modern
design.--Samuel Medina "Metropolis "
[An] uber comprehensive tome dedicated to the history of modern furnishings...--Rachel Gallager "Gray "
Never before have stools and sideboards teemed with so much life.--Hunker Dukes "Aesthetica "
...this 1,000-page compendium documents 1,740 objects made by 546 furniture designers over the past 230 years -- from chairs by Marcel Breuer to Ikea's Billy bookshelf -- through time lines, biographies, infographics, and more.--New York Magazine: Strategist
[A] comprehensive overview on the history of furniture design...--Buisness of Furniture
[A]n A-Z compendium of the most iconic 1,700 plus objects designed by 550 designers...--Wolff Natasha "Forbes "