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date: 20 November 2019

A&E Design (established 1968) 

A Dictionary of Modern Design

Jonathan Woodham

This Swedish design consultancy was established in Stockholm by Tom Ahlström (1943– ) and Hans Ehrich (1942– ), who had worked in Italy earlier in the 1960s. The company gained a reputation for functional, durable, and ergonomically sound everyday products and also developed a particular cachet for design for the disabled. The clean undecorated forms that characterized many of their design solutions are well suited to plastics, a medium with which they have been often associated. Amongst their well‐known products are the ... ...

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