Chair: 500 Designs That Matter (Pre-order)

Pre-order now. This title will be shipped from 6 April 2018

Phaidon Editors


Price: USD$24.95

The most compelling collection ever of the world's most innovative, stylish, and influential chairs

Throughout history, the chair has presented designers the world over with infinite opportunities to experiment with new methods and materials within the set parameters of an object that is primarily there to serve a practical purpose. Chair: 500 Designs that Matter celebrates the humble chair as never before, from early examples to today's cutting-edge creations. It invites you to sit back and be taken on a journey through the creative imaginations of hundreds of internationally renowned designers.


Format: Hardback
Size: 163 x 123 mm (6 3/8 x 7 7/8 in)
Pages: 656 pp
Illustrations: 500 illustrations
ISBN: 9780714876108

Conceived and edited by Phaidon Editors

Ward Bennett
Mario Bellini
James Irvine
Dieter Rams: As Little Design As Possible
Graphic: 500 Designs that Matter
The Design Book


Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel, and illustrated books for children. Phaidon is headquartered in London and New York City.
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