TITLE

Practised performer

AUTHOR(S)
Waller, Richard
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;06/26/98, Issue 5094, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Presents an interview with British furniture designer Ron Arad. Qualities that make a good piece of furniture; Influence of market-dictated constraints on furniture design; Arad's responsibilities and goals as professor of furniture at London, England's Royal College of Art; Trends in the use of manmade materials to make furniture; Problems affecting the British furniture manufacturing scene.
ACCESSION #
909906

 

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