How to See


Author George Nelson
Publisher Phaidon
Date 2017
Cover Hardcover
Dimensions 8.9 x 1 x 9.5 in., 248 pages
Originally published in 1977 by iconic American furniture manufacturer Herman Miller, George Nelson's (American, 1908-1986) critically acclaimed manifesto on how to recognize, evaluate, and understand the objects and landscape of the man-made world has influenced generations of design professionals, students, and aficionados. Forty years later, this cult book has been brought back to life with a fresh, new look and feel. At a time when our collective fascination with design has gone global, by one of the 20th century's most important design thinkers and will continue to educate and inspire readers everywhere.