Omer Arbel

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Phaidon
Omer Arbel

Description

A dynamic, highly visual, and in-depth study of Omer Arbel, the internationally celebrated and collected multi-disciplinary designer and master of sculptural lighting
The work of Omer Arbel Office moves fluidly between the fields of design, architecture, sculpture, and invention. This monograph brings together twenty-two compelling projects –  from lighting works for Bocci to furniture and standalone homes – to reveal practice founder Arbel’s radical design ethos, which is rooted in material experimentation and collaboration. Organized by four thematic chapters and richly illustrated with beautiful product photography interwoven with preparatory drawings and ephemera, this book provides unique insight into Arbel’s highly diverse practice. With essays by guest contributors including American curator Glenn Adamson and senior design curator at the V&A, Brendan Cormier, and excerpted historical texts from seminal writers, artists, and thinkers – from Sigmund Freud to Robert Smithson – which provide compelling cultural context for this stimulating contemporary studio.

Detail

FORMAT
Paperback

SIZE
300 x 230 mm

PAGES
448 pp

ILLUSTRATIONS
400 Illustrations

In stock

Categories: , , SKU: 9781838662530

Additional information

Weight 3.3 kg
Dimensions 28 × 19 × 8 cm