"A wonderful trip through our everyday household objects. I love the histories behind the things I live with, and Barbara Flanagan has given all of us so much more to live with. She is a master storyteller." —Michael Graves, Architect and Designer
About the Author
Barbara Flanagan is a writer and designer trained as an architect at Yale. She is the author of The Houseboat Book
(Rizzoli) and has written extensively for The New York Times
, as well as The New York Times Magazine, Elle Décor, Metropolis
, and I.D.
, where she is a contributing editor. She has designed products for the MoMA Design Stores, and also designed her own tiny, high-tech house in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.