Design du XXe siecle
At the beginning of the twenty-first century, we can clearly see the considerable upheavals that marked the previous century in the field of design. Modern aesthetics has entered everyday life with often staggering results. Housing and offices have become true galleries of style and innovation. From furniture to graphics, this book looks back on the work of all the artists who have recreated and shaped the modern world with an incredible variety of materials.
From organic to geometrical, from Art Deco to high-tech and pop, this book has a place for all the big names - Harry Bertoia, De Stijl, Dieter Rams, Philippe Starck, Charles and Ray Eames, to name a few. This essential work offers a complete journey through shapes and colors, genres and functions of the history of 20th century design. It is an alphabetical directory of designers and design schools that offers an overview of the contemporary lifestyle.
Abundantly illustrated, here is the design in its most beautiful expression.