Curious ceramic objects, wildly patterned fabrics, and anthropomorphic lamps : unmistakable and never boring, Memphis is one of the most important design movements of the twentieth century. With amusingly wacky (and yet precisely planned) designs that rebelled against the rules of functionalism, Ettore Sottsass and his associates decisively influenced the aesthetic of the eighties. In More is More, author and design journalist Claire Bingham revisits the period's free-thinking mind-set and whisks us away on a crazy and colorful journey : in exciting essays, interviews, and stories about home decor, artists and designers from around the world share how Memphis continues to inspire and enrich their work.
TAILLE DU FICHIER: 7,21 MB
DATE DE PUBLICATION: 2019-Sep-19
AUTEUR: Claire Bingham
NOM DE FICHIER: More is more - Memphis, Maximalism and New Wave Design.pdf
Pump up the postmodernism! Curious ceramic objects, wildly patterned fabrics, and anthropomorphic lamps: Instantly recognizable and never, ever boring, Memphis is one of the most important design movements of the 20th century. Founded by Italian architect and designer Ettore Sottsass, the Memphis...