Sottsass: 700 Drawings by Ettore SottsassSottsass: 700 Drawings by Ettore Sottsass

Sottsass: 700 Drawings

byEttore Sottsass, Milco Carboni

Paperback | September 6, 2005

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Direct from notebooks kept in Sottsass's personal archives, here is a rare look at a master's design process: 700 Sottsass drawings spanning a rich career in design and architecture from 1936 to the present. The colorful collection includes sketches of buildings, as well as Sottsass' trademark furniture, ceramics, glass, and jewelry . Many of these drawings have never been published. including more personal jottings and drawings not directly linked to design or architecture. Taken together they show the enormous span of his creative activity.

Ettore Sottsass established his studio in 1947 and began working with Olivetti in 1958 as a design consultant. In 1981 he founded the Memphis group, which soon became the point of reference for the design avant garde. Hans Hollein is an internationally celebrated architect and recipient of numerous awards including the prestigious Prit...
Title:Sottsass: 700 DrawingsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:620 pages, 8.5 × 6.25 × 2.32 inPublished:September 6, 2005Publisher:SkiraLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8876240934

ISBN - 13:9788876240935

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