publisher: The Center for Art in Wood

type: Book

spec notes: Coffee-table book, 9″ wide by 12″ tall. One-piece case-wrapped with translucent printed jacket for overlapping image of two chairs. 288 pages, printed full color.

This book catalogs 39 artists’ chairs selected for an exhibition on the craft, history, function and concept of the chair. The first section carries a history of chairs specific to Philadelphia, followed by an artist-by-artist display of the chairs at the exhibition.