This Way to Progress

My communist grandparents and their fabulous chairs

Leela Corman
Dec 29, 2014 · 2 min read

[Editor’s note: This week we are running a 5-part story from artist Leela Corman exploring her family’s history through the midcentury modern heirlooms she inherited from her grandparents. Check back all week for new installments.]

re:form

Welcome to a place where words matter. On Medium, smart voices and original ideas take center stage - with no ads in sight. Watch
Follow all the topics you care about, and we’ll deliver the best stories for you to your homepage and inbox. Explore
Get unlimited access to the best stories on Medium — and support writers while you’re at it. Just $5/month. Upgrade

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store