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Chair by Anne Massey

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Massey explores how, particularly in the last one hundred years, the chair has become a revered object of design. During the 1950s he experimented with inflatable plastic to form a large stool for sitting on, which finally entered production in the 1960s. Full Bibliographic Record Publication information: London : Reaktion Books, 2011. In doing so she elucidates the meaning of the chair in contemporary culture, as well as the development, design, and manufacture of this ubiquitous object. Massey spent six years during her time at Kelley serving as executive director for information management affiliates, an industry-university cooperative involving more than 20 businesses and nonprofits.

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We sit on one every day in our home, school or office. Yet, despite its common presence in offices, restaurants, and homes, we very rarely stop to think about the origins of the chair and its place in culture. After all, the human body is actually more suited to sitting on the ground than on a chair; and as a result, chairs often cause back problems. Drawing on design, art, popular culture, and personal experience, Chair is an engaging and informative biography of this everyday object and will appeal to anyone interested in why we choose to sit on the chairs we do. Massey further examines how chairs have been crafted, from local to global manufacture. Yet, despite its common presence in offices, restaurants, and homes, we very rarely stop to think about the origins of the chair and its place in culture. Massey was widely respected for her efforts to advance faculty, students, and staff.

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After all, the human body is more suited to sitting on the ground than on a chair, and some chairs even cause back problems. Yet, despite its common presence in offices, restaurants, and homes, we very rarely stop to think about the origins of the chair and its place in culture. She also focuses on collaborations outside of academia. Yet how often do we think about the origins of the chair or of its place in the world? She also focuses on collaborations outside of academia. Her primary research focuses on innovation processes and strategies and the role of technology as an enabler of collaborative work. Examples, such as the Eames Lounge chair, Verner Panton's S Chair, Herman Miller's Aeron office chair, and Jasper Morrison's Air chair, have been photographed for glossy magazines, exhibited in art museums and galleries, and sometimes slavishly copied in knock-off cheaper models.

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Chair, Massey

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Her recent work has centered on the efficacy of 3D virtual environments as collaborative learning platforms. Massey explores how, particularly in the last hundred years, the chair has become a revered object of design. Massey, professor and Ruth L. The chair is informal, close to the ground and designed for curling up on. The curvaceous armchair rested on an aluminium base, which allowed the sitter to swivel around.

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. Massey earned her bachelor of science degree in management, a master of science degree in industrial engineering, and a Ph. Drawing on design, art, popular culture, and personal experience, Chair is an engaging and informative biography of this everyday object and will appeal to anyone interested in why we choose to sit on the chairs we do. Nonetheless, in Western culture, as Anne Massey explains, the chair is an. Chair The chair: we sit on one every day in our homes, schools or offices.

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Drawing on design, art, popular culture, and personal experience, Chair is an engaging and informative biography of this everyday object and will appeal to anyone interested in why we choose to sit on the chairs we do. Massey, professor and Ruth L. Featured in bright red, the chair was photographed from the side in 24 stop shots, while the post-operative, transgender strip artist Amanda Lear removed dress, stockings, bra, shoes, knickers then hat. Other, more humble, chairs have also reached iconic status, such as Van Gogh's chair, or like Shaker chairs have become emblematic of a simpler and purer lifestyle. In doing so she elucidates the meaning of the chair in contemporary culture, as well as the development, design, and manufacture of this ubiquitous object.

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Chair by Anne Massey · OverDrive (Rakuten OverDrive): eBooks, audiobooks and videos for libraries

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Drawing on design and art, popular culture and personal experience, Chair is an engaging and informative biography of this everyday object, and will appeal to anyone interested in why we choose, or are made, to sit on the chairs we do. As she argues, the chair can communicate the authority of the owner, the sitter, and even the creator. Another Danish designer to work on more irreverent chair designs, to mirror a relaxation of social mores, was Verner Panton. Nonetheless, in Western culture, as Anne Massey explains, the chair is an object that marks our place in the modern world. In that role, she collaborated with faculty from that school and Kelley as well as the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Public and Environmental Affairs, and the Maurer School of Law to design and implement a new undergraduate curriculum. Panton was also the first designer to experiment with inflatable chairs, starting in 1960.

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Isenberg is currently led by interim dean Tom Moliterno. Chairs, such as the Eames Lounge chair, Verner Panton's S Chair, the Aeron office chair have been photographed, exhibited in art museums, and slavishly copied in knock-off cheaper models. Panton also designed the stackable chair in the same year, which is a free-form, fibreglass, S-shaped seat. During the last one hundred years it has become established as a revered object of design. McCarthy, provost and senior vice chancellor for Academic Affairs. She is particularly interested in the extent to which technology features and contextual factors affect performance, and under what circumstances. After all, the human body is actually more suited to sitting on the ground than on a chair; and as a result, chairs often cause back problems.

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