Short Characteristics of the Book
This volume presents a selection of interiors from Italy, Europe and the world. Each a distinctive environment in its own right, together they provide an overview of contemporary lifestyle trends. Examples include classic villas, country homes, lofts, small city apartments, houses on the Mediterranean coast, former industrial premises converted to modern homes, senior-management offices, 5-star hotels, boats and even an embassy - the Italian Embassy in Brasilia. Domestic or work environments covering a gamut of styles, they have been designed by architects or simply by their inhabitants, with the help of furnishing stores.
Short Biography of the Author
Cristina Morozzi is a journalist, critic, author and curator for design, art and fashion. She was Editor in Chief of the design magazine “Modo” for 9 years (1987 - 1996). Curator of exhibitions and author of theoretics and monographics books. Member of the design committee at the first “Biennale Giovani” in Turin (1999). Image consultant for fashion and design companies. Visiting Professor at Domus Academy in Milan and Ecole Cantonale in Lausanne.
Publisher: THE PLAN EDITIONS
Author: Cristina Morozzi
Number of pages: 224
Format in cm 27x28
Number of illustrations / photographs in color and b/w: 200
Language(s): Italian / English
Month of release: October 2006
Price in Italy: Euro 35,00
Index: Mediterranean Mood - Inside-Out - Compact Flat - Living with Art - Past and Present - Colourful - The Essence of Design - Contemporary Palace - Classic Elegance - Working Spaces - A Glamorous Mix of Styles - Italian Embassy - On the High Seas - Five Star Hotel