Woman Made: Great Women Designers
An immersive, timely celebration of more than 200 women product designers from the early twentieth century to the present day
About the book
The most comprehensive, fully illustrated book on women designers ever published – a celebration of more than 200 women product designers from the early twentieth century to the present day
This glorious visual celebration of the most incredible and impactful design ever produced by women designers flips the script on what is historically considered a man’s world. Featuring more than 200 designers from more than 50 countries, it records and illuminates the fascinating and overlooked history of women preeminent in the field—shining a vital spotlight on the most extraordinary objects made by women designers but, more importantly, offering a compelling primer on the best in the field of design.
About the author
Jane Hall is the inaugural recipient of the British Council Lina Bo Bardi Fellowship (2013) and a founding member of Assemble, the London-based, Turner Prize-winning collective. Jane’s own projects within the collective focus on collaborative practice between artists and architects, explored through exploratory installation and exhibition design. She is the author of Breaking Ground: Architecture by Women published by Phaidon in 2019.
Woman Made: Great Woman Designers
Size: 290 x 250 mm (11 3/8 x 9 7/8 in)
Pages: 264 pp
Illustrations: 230 illustrations
Woman Made: a new book celebrates great women in design - Wallpaper* Magazine
A new pioneering tome by Phaidon and Kering celebrates over 200 women designers from contemporary history, alongside a series of initiatives to further expand its contents’ impact
Woman Made celebrates a century of products designed by women - Dezeen by Jane Englefield
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Kering and Phaidon present TheWomanMade.com, an online resource celebrating and supporting the work of women designers past, present and future, inspired by the book Woman Made: Great Women Designers.
Kering and Phaidon have partnered for the launch of Woman Made, a book celebrating and supporting the work of great women designers, past, present and future.
As a part of this partnership, and in alliance with their commitment to empowering women, Kering is proud to present the Women In Motion Design Scholarship. Founded by Kering in 2015, Women In Motion is a program dedicated to spotlighting women’s contributions in the field of culture and the arts.