Memphis: Plastic Field

Constance Rubini, Jean Blanchaert (eds.)


Editions Norma, 2019. Softcover, 216pp., 8.75 x 12 inches


Exhibition catalogue published for a show at MADD-Bordeaux, looking at the genesis of the Memphis collective and the furniture, household objects, glassware, lighting, ceramics, and textiles they designed. It reproduces nearly all the pieces they produced between 1981 and 1988, around 400 works, and includes first-hand accounts by some of its founding members.

Text in English and French. Published to accompany the exhibition: 'Memphis. Plastic Field' at the MADD, Bordeaux, June 2019 - January 2020.