This Richly Illustrated Book Focuses On The Highly Inventive Furniture Designed By The Celebrated Modernist Architect, R M Schindler His Many Designs For Built In And Freestanding Furniture Illustrate His Concept Of Space Architecture Or The Total Designed EnvironmentAn Introductory Essay By David And Patricia Gebhard Details Schindler S Architectural Heritage In Europe And, After , In America, Especially His Experience Working With Frank Lloyd Wright It Also Discusses The Sources For And Principles Guiding His Designs Schindler S Three Most Important Essays On Furniture And The Modem House Are Also Included, Along With A Catalogue Of Selected Projects Describing In Detail The Furniture He Designed For Of His Houses, Commercial Projects, And Commissions This is a superb introduction to the work of Schindler The introduction focuses on his interest in creating a total environment , in which every detail of the architecture, furniture and layout are considered as a whole Schindler wanted to create spaces that would facilitate creative productivity and healthy living.This is a great book for anyone interested in how space functions on a human scale It surveys Schindler s work from the teens through the forties It covers his influences and case by case projects It functions as a great reference book It has many excellent black and white illustrations including wonderful drawings for architectural proposals and furniture designs.My favorite inclusion in this UCSB exhibition book catalogue is 3 essays written by Schindler himself describing his theories on furniture, interior design and how they function together My copy repeats pages 81 96 Not sure if I got a bad copy or this is a flaw in the printing.
Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the The Furniture of R.M. Schindler book, this is one of the most wanted David Gebhard author readers around the world.
- The Furniture of R.M. Schindler
- David Gebhard
- 21 August 2018 David Gebhard