Furniture Innovation “KAGU”

“KAGU-Tokyo Designer’s Week ’88”, November 1988, presented various phases of design, reflecting environmental changes.  The exhibition featured the works of leading designers.  A rare exhibition of furniture design.  It was like a “Tokyo Collection”of furniture design.  The drastic change in furniture and interior design these past year could clearly be observed through the exhibits.  – Hiroshi Kashiwagi, Design Critic, 1989

This heavy catalogue to this very unique and crucial furniture exhibit in Tokyo in 1988 highlights the many incredible designs of Japan’s leading and young furniture designers of the late 1980’s.  It also features commissioned texts by Shigeru Uchida, Hiroshi Kashiwagi, Andrea Branzi and Vincenzo Iavicoli.
With the furniture pieces all documented in full-colour and black and white, with profiles on their designers and exhibition views, this book is a must for anybody interested in Japanese furniture and post-modern design in general.

Features the furniture work of Shiro Kuramata, Masanori Umeda, Hiroshi Awatsuji, Takashi Sugimoto, Kozo Abe, Teruaki Ohashi , Toshiyuki Kita, Takenobu Igarashi, Hidenori Seguchi, Aijiro Wakita, Kunihiro Matsuyama, Setsuo Kitaoka, Toyo Ito, Katsuhiko Togashi, amongst many many more designers.

* Condition: Good (copy is ex-library book and thus has stickers/stamps reflecting this history) – All care is taken to provide accurate condition details of used books, photos available on request.

Furniture Innovation "KAGU": Tokyo Designer's Week
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