Contemporary Days: The Designs of Lucienne and Robin Day

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  • Directed by Murray Grigor
  • 2010USA77 minutesEnglish

Robin and Lucienne Day transformed British design after World War II with striking furniture and textiles that signaled a new era of modernist sensibilities for everyday living. Robin’s revolutionary furniture designs introduced materials such as plastic, steel and plywood to homes, offices and schools. The film traces the Days’ personal and professional progression over the course of their careers, spanning more than 70 years.