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Perriand, Charlotte

Overview
Works: 104 works in 225 publications in 6 languages and 2,363 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Catalogues raisonnés  Catalogs  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Illustrator, Scientific advisor, Artist, Contributor
Classifications: NK2049.Z9, 747.092
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Charlotte Perriand : an art of living by Charlotte Perriand( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charlotte Perriand (1903-1999) was one of the most innovative furniture and interior designers of the twentieth century. Although her work has long been recognized by furniture historians and Le Corbusier specialists, Perriand's pioneering role has only recently become more widely appreciated. Her long career embraced much of the history of modern design in France, including Art Deco, machine-age modernism, the organic rusticity of the 1930s and 1940s, serially produced metal and wood furniture of the 1950s and 1960s, and plastic and prefabricated bathroom and kitchen units of the 1970s. Perriand collaborated with Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret on the creation of their famous "LC" furniture and was responsible for the design of many of their major interiors. After 1938, she also worked frequently with Jean Prouve, developing a series of innovative modular storage units and low-cost residential furnishings. Apart from these collaborations, Perriand had her own practice, which encompassed a wide range of projects and countries, from a chaise lounge to a ski resort, from France to Japan, Vietnam, Congo, and Brazil." "Many of Perriand's pieces are now seen as classics of modern furniture. However, she saw her designs not merely as elegant objects but as part of a larger social program to extend the pleasures of modern life (what she called "l'art de vivre") to working-and middle-class people. Perriand sought to create a vibrant, accessible art that rejected bourgeois conventions while humanizing everyday environments. Her designs and her career also exemplify a radical rethinking of gender roles." "Charlotte Perriand: An Art of Living is the first book in English on this important figure in the history of twentieth-century design. Mary McLeod has assembled a collection of essays that elucidate Perriand's rich, diverse career and the ways in which it intersects with contemporary cultural currents, political movements, and changing social and economic conditions."--Jacket
A life of creation : an autobiography by Charlotte Perriand( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le destin hors du commun de cette femme qui occupa une place centrale dans l'histoire des arts décoratifs et de l'architecture, liée à Jean Prouvé, Fernand Léger, Pierre Jeanneret, mais surtout célèbre pour sa collaboration avec Le Corbusier, dans l'atelier duquel elle travailla entre 1927 et 1937
Le Corbusier : furniture and interiors 1905-1965 by Le Corbusier( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sitting down( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six leading contemporary designers discuss their technical and aesthetic approaches to making places for people to sit down
Charlotte Perriand, Fernand Léger, une connivence : Musée national Fernand Léger, Biot by Musée national Fernand Léger (France)( Book )

13 editions published in 1999 in French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The LC4 Chaise Longue by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand by Volker Fischer( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand by Elisabeth Vedrenne( Book )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in French and English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand : un art d'habiter, 1903-1959 by Jacques Barsac( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand : livre de bord, 1928-1933 by Charlotte Perriand( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The acclaimed French designer Charlotte Perriand (1903-1999) worked in the studio of Le Corbusier in the late 1920s together with Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret. The famous Corbusier furniture pieces are the result of this unique collaboration. A facsimile reproduction of Charlotte Perriand's 140 page Livre de Bord, her sketchbook during the years 1927-1933, is the centrepiece of this publication. Arthur Ruegg's introductory essay brings to life in text and image those pioneering years. His precise and detailed commentaries inspire an appreciation and understanding of the richness of each drawing. A 16 page dossier of illustrations recreates the famous 1929 Salon d'Automne and the original furnishings of Villa Church. Arthur Ruegg, Professor for Architecture and Construction at the ETH in Zurich, is the leading expert on Le Corbusier's interior design, furniture and colour theory
Charlotte Perriand : complete works. Volume 2, 1940-1955 by Jacques Barsac( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand : l'aventure Japonaise by Charlotte Perriand( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier, Charlotte Perriand, Pierre Jeanneret : la machine à s'asseoir by Maurizio Di Puolo( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in Italian and French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand : interior equipment( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand : un art de vivre by Charlotte Perriand( Book )

4 editions published in 1985 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andre Bloc, Claude Parent, Charlotte Perriand : art et architecture by Amsterdam (Netherlands)( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand complete works by Jacques Barsac( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand : complete works by Jacques Barsac( Book )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Corbusier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Io Charlotte : tra Le Courbousier, Leger e Jeanneret by Charlotte Perriand( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlotte Perriand et le Japon by Jacques Barsac( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Charlotte Perriand : an art of living
Alternative Names
Charlotte Perriand

Charlotte Perriand architetto e designer francese

Charlotte Perriand Frans architecte (1903-1999)

Charlotte Perriand fransk arkitekt

Charlotte Perriand französische Innenarchitektin

Charlotte Perriand French architect

Perriand, Charlotte

Perriand, Charlotte 1903-1999

Перьен, Шарлотта

Шарлотта Пер'ян

シャルロット・ペリアン

ペリアン, シャルロット

ペリアン, シャルロット 1903-1999

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A life of creation : an autobiographyThe LC4 Chaise Longue by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte PerriandCharlotte PerriandCharlotte Perriand : livre de bord, 1928-1933Charlotte Perriand : livre de bord, 1928-1933Charlotte Perriand and photography : a wide-angle eyeThe LC4 Chaise Longue by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand