Samuel Chan

Design Purity + Craft Principles



ISBN: 9781780678962 Category:

Charlotte Fiell, Peter Fiell, Sam Morley


Samuel Chan is a multi-award-winning British designer and maker who crafts exquisitely made wooden furniture that uniquely synthesizes Eastern aesthetics with Western design ideals. Embodying a philosophy of design purity and craft principles, Chan’s work displays exceptional formal and functional integrity, and can be held up as exemplary of best practice design.

This richly illustrated publication is the first comprehensive survey of Chan’s work and spans over twenty-five years of creative and entrepreneurial endeavour while explaining his singular approach to design and manufacture.

Additional information

Weight 1166 g
Dimensions 22.3 x 28.6 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 1 September 2016
Number of pages 176
Format Hardback
Dimensions 22.3 x 28.6 cm
Weight 1166 g
Peter and Charlotte Fiell are leading authorities on twentieth- and twenty-first-century design and have written and edited over 40 internationally bestselling books on the subject, including Scandinavian Design, The Story of Design, Designing the 21st Century and 1000 Chairs.