“Dieter Rams: The Complete Works” by Klaus Klemp, with a foreword from Rams himself, is a new book that stands as a definitive guide to one of the most influential product designers of the twentieth century. Designed by
Rams’ ‘ten principles for good design’ have steered his work and inspired changes in the design industry. This book chronologically details every product he has designed, providing a thorough exploration of his contributions to industrial and product design. With 300 colour illustrations, each product is presented with its detailed description and specifications.
The book is not only an essential resource for Rams’ enthusiasts but also complements Phaidon’s “Dieter Rams: As Little Design as Possible”. It’s a compelling read for anyone interested in design and its influence on our everyday lives.