Herman Miller is the Michigan-based manufacturer of all things modern—along with Knoll, and a handful of other companies, one of the grandparents of American modernism. Read Full Article
Henry Hill’s 1947 renovation of a 1908 Victorian provides a remarkable mid-century counterpoint to San Francisco's reigning aesthetic. Eames chairs for Herman Miller are accompanied by Italian manufacturer U-vola’s unique speakers from Elite Audio Systems. Photo by Misha Gravenor.
Clear, minimal lines define this Wisconsin cabin’s cabinetry and fenestration. Furnishings include the Nelson Platform bench by Herman Miller.
In Matt Jacobsen's Southern California ode to minimal living, the home office is decked out with an original Eames shell chair manufactured in Gardena, California, before production moved to Michigan. Photo by Dave Lauridsen.
The open-plan, double-height kitchen/living/dining area makes the most of this Sydney home's 1,700 square feet. The cabinetry is finished in polyurethane, the hardware is by Lockwood and Madinoz, the countertops are Caesarstone, the oven and cooktop are by Ilve, and the integrated refrigerator is by Fisher & Paykel. The pendant lamps are Richard Neutra by Kartell and the dining chairs are by Herman Miller. Photo by Brett Boardman.
The openness of this modern Manhattan high-rise apartment is underscored by largely neutral furnishings. The Saarinen table is from Knoll; the Eames chairs are from Herman Miller. Photo by Brian Finke.