Cranz is no sedentary historian. The Chair is a call to action. -- Jonathan Levi, Los Angeles Times
Galen Cranz has written a provocative book. Pull up a comfortable chair--if you can find one--and read it. -- Witold Rybczynski
Galen Cranz is professor of architecture at the University of California at Berkeley.
This was a really cool book! I discovered the title while doing a search for "active sitting," and Ms. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Oriana S.
Fascinating book. The historical section is truly great. It's very interesting to know how and why the chair mindset entered our collective brain. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Meh
I'm often quoting from this book. Everyone has back pain. Everyone in IT or addicted to Facebook has eye-strain. Chairs are un-natural and usually bad for the back. Read morePublished on November 28, 2012 by Hans Guttmann
it's a book i needed for studio and it got here in a timely fashion.Published on October 24, 2009 by Katherine M. Atkinson
How many of us are aware of the furniture we use in our everyday lives? These are things we feel, touch and see everyday. Read morePublished on October 1, 2003 by Altaf Engineer