Notable Books of 2011

Our designers, commentators, guest bloggers, and specially invited guests have chosen these as the most notable design books of 2011
12 books
Voiture Minimum Amado Lorenzo, Antonio The MIT Press $49.95
Usefulness in Small Things Colin, Kim et al. Rizzoli International Publications $29.95
The Toaster Project: Or a Heroic Attempt to Build a Simple Electric Appliance from Scratch Thwaites, Thomas Princeton Architectural Press $19.95
A Taxonomy of Office Chairs Olivares, Jonathan Phaidon Press $39.95
Steve Jobs Isaacson, Walter Simon & Schuster $35.00
Spacesuit de Monchaux, Nicholas The MIT Press $34.95
Maharam Agenda Maharam, Michael Lars Müller Publishers $65.00
Less and More Ueki-Polet, Keiko et al. Gestalten
Dieter Rams: As Little Design as Possible Lovell, Sophie Phaidon Press $95.00
Chi ha paura...?-Who’s afraid...? Cappellieri, Alba Electa
California Design 1930–1965 Kaplan, Wendy The MIT Press $60.00
Alexander Girard Oldham, Todd et al. AMMO Books $200