A Taxonomy of Office Chairs

Jonathan Olivares

A Taxonomy of Office Chairs
  • Format
  • Publisher
  • Country
  • Published
  • Pages
  • ISBN

A Taxonomy of Office Chairs

Jonathan Olivares

Details over 180 of the most innovative office chairs designed and built from the 1840s to the present, with a colour photograph, details of the designer and manufacturer, and a short text accompanying each chair. Features designs from numerous well-known designers, including Marcel Breuer, Charles and Ray Eames, Gio Ponti, Richard Sapper, Jasper Morrison and Konstantin Grcic. Gives a visual overview of the entire evolution of the modern office chair. Includes ten chapters of technical drawings, comprising over 400 drawings, underlining the exhaustive research and technical prowess behind the book. The fruition of an authoritative four-year research project which will appeal to product designers, furniture manufacturers, design enthusiasts and students, furniture collectors and anyone needing to buy an office chair.

All in-print titles are available to order online.

Items that are currently not in-stock but are available can still be ordered. Prices are subject to change without notice. In-store availability is updated daily.

Stock information is refreshed every 24 hours.

Sign in or become a Readings Member to add this title to a wishlist.