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Ettore Sottsass (Innsbruck 1917 - Mailand 2007) - Artist
Architect, furniture and industrial designer, studied architecture until 1939 at the Turin Polytechnic, worked after the 2nd WK in the architecture group around G. Pagano, 1947 opening of its own office, a design consultant for Olivetti from 1958, including the familiar typewriter 'Olivetti Valentine' in 1968. He subsequently became the leading exponent of the 'anti-design'. In 1981 he founded together with other designers, the design group 'Memphis', which was the epitome of the postmodern designs.
From past auctions
Ettore Sottsass Innsbruck 1917 - Mailand 2007
Proceeds : 3.500 €
Catalog: Mai 2013 (05/2013)