ProuvéHardcover, 8.3 x 10.2 in., 1.30 lb, 96 pages20Availability: In Stock
Shapes of Things to Come
Jean Prouvé’s economical elegance
From vast, temporary exhibition marquees to handheld letter openers, modular building systems to interior lighting, Prouvé’s designs efficiently fitted their function with minimal fuss and understated elegance. Feted by designers, architects, and engineers the world over, Prouvé has left a rich and inspirational legacy, which resonates perfectly with the approach of this compact volume, neatly summarizing his life and works.
Nils Peters studied art history at the University of Hamburg, architecture at TFH Berlin, and urban sociology at Columbia University in New York. He has taught, published, and exhibited on the subject of architecture and has had his own practice since 1998.
Peter Gössel runs an agency for museum and exhibition design. He has published TASCHEN monographs on Julius Shulman, R. M. Schindler, John Lautner, and Richard Neutra, as well as several titles in the Basic Architecture series.
ProuvéHardcover, 21 x 26 cm, 0.59 kg, 96 pages
ISBN 978-3-8365-4380-4Edition: French
ISBN 978-3-8365-4381-1Edition: English