An Overview of Modern Furniture

Modern furniture normally refers to furniture made in the late 19th Century through the present, which is greatly influenced by modernism. During this time period, furniture was typically referred to as pieces of art which were usually created to serve a certain purpose or to be decorative. Post-World War II idealistic principles of commodification, cuteness,… Continue reading An Overview of Modern Furniture

Trend Toward Open Space

Modern furniture generally refers to furniture designed especially from the late 19th century until the present, which is largely influenced by modernism. Post-World War II aesthetic ideals of practicality, cutting-edge style, and excess ornamentation of manufactured objects in design strongly influenced the design of the furniture as well. This new look gave rise to a… Continue reading Trend Toward Open Space