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Ettore Sottsass Jun.

Ettore Sottsass

Ettore Sottsass Jun.

Designer Artist Architect

by Ettore Sottsass

  • 169 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Wasmuth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Individual architects,
  • Individual artists,
  • General,
  • Architecture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12926863M
    ISBN 103803028019
    ISBN 109783803028013

      Critic and Sottsass companion Barbara Radice’s book on Memphis remains the best source on what the group’s odd members thought they were after. It . Esprit was known not only for their athletic-inspired clothes and iconic logo, but also for their distinctive store designs. Bursting with bright colors, bold patterns, and layered textures, these immersive environments were the work of Italian architect Ettore Sottsass, a frequent Esprit collaborator and founder of the Memphis Design Group.

      It was from Ettore Sottsass, then approaching 80 years old, who liked a review I had written for the magazine where I was then working, of a book of .   Pomo summer: Ettore Sottsass’ Carlton bookcase was the defining merchandise of the s Memphis Group. In the latest instalment of our Postmodernism series, we explore how its bright coloured laminates and playful kind typified Memphis’ challenge to Modernism’s impersonal aesthetic. Much more than any individual, Sottsass is credited with introducing a Postmodernist method into .

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Founder of the legendary Memphis design movement, the Italian designer, Ettore Sottsass is renowned for his contribution to almost every area of modern design. Architecture, furniture, photography, graphic design, jewelry and other crafts have all come under his influence. This book focuses on his ceramics, created between and the present day.5/5(1).

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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central 5/5(1). The son and collaborator of Ettore senior, he was trained at the Polytechnic in Turin.

Afterovercoming the concept of rationalism linked exclusively to function, his research focused on Ettore Sottsass Jun. book involvement of psychic spheres, creating objects (mostly unique pieces, elaborated with different means and materials) and space marked by complex emotional ers: 1K.

Ettore Sottsass, Italian industrial designer (born Sept. 14,Innsbruck, Austria-Hungary—died Dec. 31, Ettore Sottsass Jun. book, Milan, Italy), brought bold colours, contemporary style, and ironic wit to everyday items, creating strikingly postmodern furniture, electronic gear, and domestic accessories.

As a consultant (–80) for Olivetti, he designed some of his most memorable products, including the. Ettore Sottsass (), the Italian architect, designer and provocateur, was one of the first to grapple with the character of these new objects in the office landscape.

About Ettore Sottsass and The Social Factory A radical look at a radical designer, this book locates Sottsass’s work within the larger landscape of postwar political thinking and economic change. Including newly commissioned essays by curators and scholars, this book explores how Sottsass’s art and philosophy presaged the dawn of PCs, the.

Ettore Sottsass' influence touched the farthest reaches of the design world, inspiring generations of young designers from across many disciplines. It was as an artist that Ettore Sottsass was celebrated in his life, in exhibitions at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, inand the Philadelphia Museum of Art a year later.

Even then Sottsass’s work prompted critical debate. Ettore Sottsass was born in Innsbruck in In he graduated in architecture at the Politecnico di TorinoOne of the most influential and important figures of the last century, Architect and Designer, he has participated in all radical movements whether created from.

Take a glimpse inside the archive of the founder of the Memphis Group and designer of the Olivetti Valentine typewriter in Ettore Sottsass, a lavishly illustrated monograph chronicling the life and works of the unparalleled Italian designer and architect.

A gorgeous object in itself, the unique design of the book allows it to either be read covertocover as a narrative/5.

A preview of the exhibition Ettore Sottsass: Design Radical, on view at The Met Breuer from July 21 through October 8, Featuring Christian Larsen, Asso. A Critical Biography. Author: Barbara Radice,Ettore Sottsass; Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications ISBN: N.A Category: Architecture Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Italian architect and designer Ettore Sottsass is celebrated internationally for his contribution to architecture, industrial and furniture design, ceramics, jewelry, crafts, graphic design, and photography.

View Important frieze by Ettore Sottsass, Jr. sold at Important Design on London Auction 18 October Learn more about the piece and artist, and its final selling price Ettore Sottsass Jun.

Designer, Artist, Architect, Tübingen,brings us straight to what he will write about himself in his self-financed illustrated book.

The totemic Carlton room divider is a Memphis icon. The piece calls into question conventional furniture forms by combining a space divider, bookcase, and chest of drawers. Intended for the higher end of the market and finely handcrafted, it is made of medium-density fiberboard (MDF) and cheap plastic laminate, a subversion of high and low.

The most enduring examples of the work of influential Italian architect and designer Ettore Sottsass • Rowan Moore on the godfather of Italian cool Sat 17 May EDT First published on. Hans Höger. Ettore Sottsass, Jun.: Designer, Artist, Architect.Tübingen,pl. Jane Adlin in "Recent Acquisitions.

A Selection: –" Metropolitan. A Polymathic Italian Designer, With Muses and Friends “Ettore Sottsass: Design Radical” features six decades of his work and that of his contemporaries.

Rear, a grove of ceramic totems, built Author: Roberta Smith. An architect, industrial designer, philosopher and provocateur, Ettore Sottsass led a revolution in the aesthetics and technology of modern design in the late 20th century.

Sottsass was the oldest member of the Memphis Group — a design collective, formed in Milan inwhose irreverent, spirited members included Alessandro Mendini, Michele Brand: Ettore Sottsass, Memphis Group. Hans Hoger, Ettore Sottsass, Jun. 'Le Strutture Tremano' side table, "Among the 'bau-haus' collection designed under the direction of Studio Alchimia, Le Strutture Tremano side table points to the development that would reach its breakthrough point with Memphis, a design movement rich in visual stimuli that laid the foundation for new.

design by Ettore Sottsass Polychrome enameled metal "duck" with pivoting head mounted on a black and white bacterio-patterned laminate base SIZE H. 60 cm EU .Ettore Sottsass, jun.: designer, the unique design of the book allows it to either be read cover-to-cover as a narrative history, or by discipline, picking up the relative thread under each period, with multi-colored tabs to distinguish each sub-chapter.

Sottsass, Ettore Jr. Sottsass, Ettore Junior. Sottsass, Ettore. The incredible life story of one of the 20th century's most important designers, who knew everyone from Hemingway to Picasso.

Ettore Sottsass and the Poetry of Things chronicles the life and times of one of the most important, prolific, and, above all, interesting designers and architects of the 20th century.

Sottsass (), originally trained as an architect and/5.