Founder of the Memphis group, the Italian designer Ettore Sottsass is celebrated internationally for his contribution to architecture, industrial and furniture design, ceramics, jewellery, crafts, graphic design, and photography. Almost every area of modem design displays his influence. Featuring over 100 full-page colour photographs, architectural drawings, sketches, collages - this book explores Sottsass's work in all his many fields of activity, including his colourful Memphis furniture. Barbara Radice, a long-time associate of Sottsass, gives a sensitive account of his life and work, drawing on her keen understanding of his work, talents, personality, preoccupations, likes and dislikes. This is a complete summary of the career and achievement of Ettore Sottsass. This book is in excellent condition with very little wear.
Price on request.Designed by the Italian master Ettore Sottsass and produced in Italy by Poltronova in 1970, the UltraFragola mirror is an icon of the postmodern era. Featuring a stylised resin frame concealing neon tubes, the frame is white when the light is off and turns pink when switched on, evoking a spectral sensation. This iconic piece measures 188 x 105 x 15cm.Please fill in the form below for price and further details.Price on request.