“Eventually everything connects – people, ideas, objects… the quality of the connections is the key to quality per se.” Charles Eames Charles Eames' sentiment frames Vitra's new book Everything is Connected, a compilation of photographs that explores the connectivity between us and the the things we surround ourselves with. Vitra: Everything is Connected takes us on a journey inside designer's studios including the Eames studio, and more recently those of Konstantin Grcic and Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec. Colour, shape and motif and the evolution of a piece of furniture through advertising campaigns, visual snapshots, people, portraits and sketches gives meaning and context to objects. It's sometimes funny but also a private and intimate look at Vitra and the many designers who have put shape to the Swiss furniture company we know today.
Edited by Florian Böhm and Annahita Kamali and published by Gestalten, Germany.