At this moment, modern or contemporary furniture grows very fast. The design is more beautiful and the feature is more various. Of course this can be separated from the modern furniture designers. There are some modern furniture designers which are called as the legends and pioneers of modern furniture. Their works influence the development if modern furniture that you find nowadays. If you are interested in the origin of modern furniture, it will be interesting to get closer with some famous designers who had dedicated their life in contributing the work for furniture industry, especially the modern one.
Achille Castoglioni is one of the well-known modern furniture designers whose works give valuable inspiration for many furniture makers. In his work, ordinary materials are used. During his life (1918-2002) he had created a lot of designs. Some of the designs were awarded by some Compasso d’Oro. Even, because his works are beautiful, some of them have been displayed since 1947 in the Milan Triennial. In this place, actually you can also find some other works of other contemporary furniture designers exhibited in this place. But, still, the works of Castoglioni were always considered as the most popular one among other furniture displays in the Milan Triennial.
Do you know the classy Swan and Egg chairs? If you are modern furniture lover of course you are familiar with the chairs. The chairs are very popular. In 1925 the chairs won a silver medal in Copenhagen. After that, the chairs were put into an exhibition in a number of countries around the world. The question is do you know who the designer of the chair is? He is Arne Jacobsen. Among other modern furniture designers, Jacobsen’s works are only a few of many furniture pieces that are put into a big exhibition event.
One of the modern home office furniture designers who contribute to the development and innovation of contemporary furniture is Charles Eames. He was not only a famous furniture designer but also a filmmaker and architect. In creating modern furniture, Eames has a brilliant concept. He thinks that every single piece of furniture is designed to make a certain area a better place. For example, a living room can look and feel better if you arrange all furniture in such a way that look good and neat. Besides all modern furniture designers mentioned previously, there are still some other masters of modern furniture world who are ready to share knowledge and skills.