Author(s): Amy Auscherman + Sam Grawe +Leon Ransmeier
A chronicle of the rich history of this innovative furniture company, from its founding in the early twentieth century to today. Thousands of illustrations tell the Herman Miller story as never before, documenting its defining moments and key leaders.
For more than 100 years, Michigan-based Herman Miller has played a central role in the evolution of modern and contemporary design, producing timeless classics while creating a culture that has had a remarkable impact on the development of the design world.
Featuring new and archival photography illustrating the evolution of Herman Miller's furniture designs and the stories and creations of legendary designers including Ray and Charles Eames, George Nelson, and Alexander Girard, this is the first monograph to explore the history of Herman Miller - a company known as much for its pioneering designs and international influence as for its emphasis on environment and community service.
Herman Miller: A Way of Living is an indispensable addition to the bookshelves of design lovers around the globe.