Designer Sori Yanagi 1915-2011

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Designer Sori Yanagi 1915-2011

Postby nichols » Fri Dec 30, 2011 11:56 am

LOS ANGELES TIMES

Sori Yanagi dies at 96; pioneer of Japanese industrial design
The lines and curves of Sori Yanagi's designs -- in teapots, ceramic cups, even the lowly whisk -- won a place in homes around the world.

December 27, 2011|Los Angeles Times staff and wire report

Sori Yanagi, whose designs for stools and kitchen pots brought the simplicity and purity of Japanese decor into the everyday, has died. He was 96....

http://articles.latimes.com/2011/dec/27 ... i-20111227

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