You May Also Like
- Teak, a tropical wood known for its durability and resilience, was first used for shipbuilding. Since then, it has been used in everything from outdoor furniture to salt shakers.
- Architect Pierre Jeanneret masterminded furniture to embody India’s progressive architecture.
- Chairs: we sit in them all day, but how often do we stop to admire them?
- Richard Wright (not to be confused with the Richard Wright who authored Native Son or the Richard Wright who plays keyboards for Pink Floyd) is the proprietor of the world’s most renowned auction…
- Tours of the Ken and Phyllis Laurent House in Rockford, Wright's only accessible building, start June 7.
- Of the myriad books on modernism—some more enlightening than others—The Century of Modern Design (Flammarion) will likely prove to be an important one.
Join the Discussion