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The story of Spanish designers BD Barcelona: So Crazy, So Young

Design firms are always pushing to have their stories told in print – sadly, most do not bear retelling. More, it is hard to get beyond their own well-worn creation myths. 10 more words


Sound and Vision

São cada vez menos raras as surpresas de celebridades que, para além de um legado cultural, nos deixam um espólio de arte que constitui um acontecimento num leilão, habitualmente pelas mãos da Christie’s ou da Sotheby’s. 506 more words

Ettore Sottsass' Memphis Style

Looking like it came off the set of Pee Wee Herman’s TV set, “Memphis” style is a design style born from Ettore Sottsass, and other Italian postmodernists. 61 more words


Olivetti Valentine

Olivetti Valentine

The Valentine typewriter is designed by Ettore Sottsass designed (with Perry A. King) for Olivetti in 1969. It is a portable (very small for it’s time) colorful and all-round friendly typing machine. 23 more words


I Can't Give Everything Away: The Art Collection of David Bowie

Musician, actor, curator.  Artist, icon, Bowie. There is no one word that defines him other than his name; such was the broadness of his interests, his pursuits, his (sound and) vision. 640 more words


Ma petite table en hommage à Memphis.

Ma petite table en hommage à Memphis.

Les premiers meubles que j’ai acheté c’était des meubles à relooker.

Une petite table pour enfant.

Deux petites chaises pour enfant. 509 more words