Shiro Kuramata

Japanese

1934, Tokyo, Japan
1991

Biography

Drawn to the unusual, the sensual, and the ephemeral, Shiro Kuramata spent much of his career reassessing the relationship between form and function in furniture design. In his designs for tables, chairs, and lamps, Kuramata imposed his own versions of



Discussion Questions: Shiro Kuramata’s Miss Blanche

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