Filter by article type:
Filter by author:
Filter by eras:
Filter by event types:
Filter by location types:
Filter by lot types:
Filter by post date:
Filter by product categories:
Filter by structure types:
Filter by topics:
Filter by section:
Explore - Furniture Design
The storied '50s-style Acapulco chair gets a green remake from The Common Project. This design—rumored to be a cross between a hammock and a lounge chair—features brightly colored...
Finnish furniture designer Eero Aarnio (1932- ) came of age as the post-war boom was sweeping Europe in the late 50s and 60s. Most famous for his Ball Chair, which evokes the Swinging Sixties...03.15.10
Swiss architect who collaborated with his more famous cousin Charles Edouard Jeanneret. (1896-1967).03.15.10
Sided in smart white lacquer and topped with glass, this four-in-one table seamlessly transitions from holding mail to a casual dinner to a feast for 12.
George Nakashima (1905-1990) was born in Spokane, Washington and grew up in the forests of the Olympic Peninsula. A leader in woodworking and sculpture, he received a Bachelor's Degree in...02.22.10
CB2's Piazza sofa is made in the United States from soy-based polyfoam and featured a sustainably harvested wood frame. Rest assured, this comfy couch is just as easy on the earth as it is on the...
Most people today are familiar with Danish designer Kay Bojesen (1886–1958) because of his winsome little wooden monkey figurine that he created in the 1950s. Though his considerable skills...01.21.10
Danish designer Nanna Ditzel (1923–2005) was a modern renaissance woman, creating furniture, jewelry, and textiles in materials ranging from fiberglass to foam rubber. Ditzel, who was married...01.21.10
Bestenheider, born in Switzerland, is trained as both an architect and an industrial designer. He has created high-concept, colorful furniture and sculptural lighting pieces for Moroso, Alessi,...01.19.10
Jens Risom is enjoying his place in the canon of mid-century furniture designers while also distinguishing himself as a great contemporary designer. At 93, he shows no sign of putting down the...01.01.10
Danish Designer Søren Rose is known for his modern take on a classic material: marble. And though this particular table is made from wood, Rose reclaimed the planks from none other than a...
Contemporary Ohio-based designer Mark Moskovitz channels the Late Middle Ages by basing his newest collection on a table spotted in a 15th-century Dutch painting by Dieric Bouts.
PVC water mains from Detroit are transformed once Jack Craig heats and manipulates the raw material, converting it into seating—a departure from the pipes’ “highly machined ...
A slim addition to its range of case goods, this open-plan office system is made of wood veneer, steel, aluminum, and glass and assembled in Darran’s High Point, North Carolina, warehouse.
Christopher Roy’s layered “Why Not Bespoke” furniture combines a European dose of industrial design whimsy—he is British—with traditional American forms, all made to...
Riffing on the concept behind a pin-impression toy, the Los Angeles designer Adam Friedman came up with a seat whose solid walnut blocks conform to the sitter’s body thanks to the foam...
Daniel Stromborg, who connected with the venerable American manufacturer while working in Don Chadwick’s L.A. studio on Knoll’s Spark Series, designed this collection of outdoor...
Made in Milwaukee from locally harvested walnut and assembled with old-school mortise and tenon joints, Misewell’s Poet Stool keeps it current with powder-coated recycled steel footrests.
Profile Tom Ptacek is an accomplished builder and designer with over 25 years of experience. He moves seamlessly from restoring historic structures and building contemporary homes to designing fur...11.09.09