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Herman Miller Caper Stacking Chairs in white

Stackable Chairs: 12 things you need to know before you buy one

Stackable chairs can be a great solution for someone wishing to optimise their usage and revenue from a multi-occupancy space

Refurbished Herman Miller Aeron Chair Review

Herman Miller replacement Aeron chair parts

To help you quickly find your replacement part for your Herman Miller we have pulled together a list of the most popular spare parts you can find for ...Read More

Arnold Schürer

Arnold Schürer Biography

From 1950 to 1955 Arnold Schürer read architecture at the technical college of Darmstadt and Hanover.

Dieter Rams

Dieter Rams Biography

Professor Dieter Rams (doctor honoris causa) studied exterior and interior architecture an at the Wiesbaden Industrial Art College.

Roberto Sambonet

Roberto Sambonet Biography

Sambonet studied architecture at the University of Milan and in 1946 dedicated himself to painting.

Richard Sapper Radio TS502

Richard Sapper Biography

From 1952 to 1956 Richard Sapper read philosophy, anatomy, graphic art and mechanical engineering and graduated in industrial management at the Unive...Read More

Wilhelm Wagenfeld Typewriter

Wilhelm Wagenfeld Biography

After high school Wilhelm Wagenfeld began his apprenticeship in the drawing office of a Bremen silverware factory

Renata Bonfanti

Renata Bonfanti Interview

Renata Bonfanti textile designer - Born Bassano del Grappa 1929

Arno Votteler

Arno Votteler Biography and Interview

Arno Votteler was born in 1929 in Freudenstadt in the Black Forest. He studied Interior architecture at the State Academy of Graphic Arts in Stuttgart...Read More

Wulf Schneider Thonet 320

Wulf Schneider Biography and Interview

From 1964 to 1969 Wulf Schneider studied interior architecture, design and exhibition and assembly construction at the State Academy of Graphic Arts i...Read More

Carl Pott

Carl Pott Biography

After his full-time education at the age of 14 Carl Pott began his training as a damascene worker in his father's steel business.

Reiner Moll

Reiner Moll Biography

Reiner Moll studied industrial design at the Graphic Design College in Schwäbisch Gmünd with Professor Karl Dittert.

European Style and Design

Interview With Conway Lloyd Morgan on European Design

In an era of globalisation can one speak of a European and national design character?

Peter Maly

Peter Maly Biography and Interview

Peter Maly furniture designs are produced and sold by leading manufacturers in Europe and worldwi

Stefan Lengyel

Stefan Lengyel Biography

Since 1992 Stefan Lengyel has been professor honoris causa at the Hungarian University of Craft and Design of Budapest.

Luigi Caccia Dominioni

Luigi Caccia Dominioni Biography & Interview

Luigi Caccia Dominioni has been very active both as an architect and as a designer and can be considered one of its pioneers in Italy.

Wilhelm Braun-Feldweg

Wilhelm Braun-Feldweg Biography

Wilhelm Braun-Feldweg learned his profession as a steel engraver and worked in the 1920s in the Peter Bruckmann & Söhne silverware factory.

Friedrich Becker Biography

"Friedrich Becker is one of the outstanding celebrity artists of our times. As an internationally renowned goldsmith, a creator of kinetic jewellery a...Read More

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