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Scandinavian design

Scandinavian design


Many famous names such as Alvar Aalto, Eero Aarnio, Artek, Fritz Hansen, Arne Jacobsen ...

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Artikelcode: 5056

 

352 pages
many color photos
Hard cover with dust jacket
22,50 x 18 cm
English

Scandinavians are exceptionally gifted in design. They are world-famous for their inimitable, democratic designs which bridge the gap between crafts and industrial production. The marriage of beautiful, organic forms with everyday functionality is one of the primary strengths of Scandinavian design and one of the reasons why Scandinavian creations are so cherished and sought after. This guide provides a detailed look at Scandinavian design from 1900 to the present day, with in-depth entries on featured designers and design-led companies, plus essays on the similarities and differences in approach between Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, and Denmark. Many famous names such as Alvar Aalto, Eero Aarnio, Artek, Fritz Hansen, Arne Jacobsen ...