May 24, 2011

Masters of Nordic Designs - following their footmarks

Journey into Denmark, Sweden, Finland

This is a photo document book following the footmarks of Nordic designs such as architectures, furnitures, interiors, graphics, and textiles, etc.
Masters of Nordic designs created functional and warm feeling daily commodities, modern architectures harmonize with nature, comfortable and beautiful interiors. Many of them focused on the design in lifestyle as not only featuring how they look but the scenery of lifestyle and time.
This book features Arne Emil Jacobsen ( Denmark ), Erik Gunnar Asplund (Sweden ), and Alvar Aalto ( Finland ), and visit places of scenic beauty, meeting with people who know those days and follow their real images and achievements. This book also includes a report of Nordic vintage auction and directory of Nordic designer brands.

Price: 1,800 yen + tax ( ISBN: 978-4861007385 )
Format: 208 x 144 mm, 176 pages ( Full Color ), softcover with jacktet
Language: Japanese / Release Date: 24th May 2011