Mind & Hand

Mind & Hand

Author: The Furniture Society

Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

ISBN: 0764341154

Category: Design

Page: 160

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Contemporary Studio Furniture. Beautiful contemporary furniture, designed and made by 72 US woodworkers who are members of The Furniture Society, headquartered in Asheville, North Carolina. Seating, case furniture, and accessories demonstrate the healthy state of handmade furniture in which creativity abounds in thoughtful designs. Exotic and classic woods and other materials are used for original designs, as created by these women and men woodworkers. Inspirations for interior designers showcase useful and artistic forms. Also, the work of 13 juried students is included to encourage new talent, and they are fine works indeed.
Mind & Hand
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: The Furniture Society, Furniture Society (Free Union, Va.)
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

Contemporary Studio Furniture. Beautiful contemporary furniture, designed and made by 72 US woodworkers who are members of The Furniture Society, headquartered in Asheville, North Carolina. Seating, case furniture, and accessories demonstrate the healthy state of handmade furniture in which creativity abounds in thoughtful designs. Exotic and classic woods and other
Contemporary Studio Case Furniture
Language: en
Pages: 93
Authors: Virginia T. Boyd, Glenn Adamson, Elvehjem Museum of Art
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Chazen Museum of Art

Boxes, cabinets, chests, cupboards, desks, and sideboards—this volume showcases one-of-a-kind and limited-edition pieces designed and constructed by today’s emerging and established furniture makers and artists. This exhibition catalog illustrates the many ways in which thirty-seven contemporary artists approach case furniture, a traditional form that is being constantly defined and redefined.
Contemporary Art and Multicultural Education
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Susan Cahan, Zoya Kocur
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Contemporary art and multicultural education is the first book of its kind to address the role of art within today's multicultural education. Co-published with the New Museum of Contemporary Art, this beautifully illustrated book provides both theoretical foundations and practical resources for art educators and students, combining exquisite color reproductions,
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Language: en
Pages: 228
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Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

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Language: en
Pages: 160
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Categories: Furniture
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