Tabouret Stool prototype;1986; made by Patrick Naggar (French, born Egypt, 1947); painted, carved sycamore, enameled steel, aluminum; The Linda and Irwin R. Berman Stool Collection; 2013-50-33.
A Seat With An Edge
This stool is a prototype made by French designer Patrick Naggar, who trained as an architect at the École des Beaux-Arts and places architecture at the center of his design practice in order to experiment with forms and structures. Naggar also trained in urban studies and his approach to design brings together the functional and...
Designing Media – James Truman
This is the fourth in a series of posts about my new book, Designing Media James Truman, December 2008 I was lucky to be able to interview James Truman in Napa Valley, not so far away from my home base, where he was staying in a visitor’s cottage on the Francis Ford Coppola estate. He...