Memphis: The New International Style

Barbara Radice (ed)


Gruppo Editoriale Electa, Milan, 1981. First Edition. Softcover with self-wraps. 66pp., 8.5 x 11.63 inches

Very Good. Mild toning, minor rubbing to wraps.

A rare early publication from Memphis-Milano, featuring 56 color and black-and-white reproductions of original prototype sketches by international architects, designers and artists belonging to the firm. Includes an introductory essay by the editor, Barbara Radice, and drawings by Martine Bedin, Andrea Branzi, Aldo Cibic, Michele De Lucchi, Nathalie du Pasquier, Michael Graves, Hans Hollein, Arata Isozaki, Shiro Kuramata, Alessandro Mendini, Paola Navone, Peter Shire, Ettore Sottsass, George Sowden, Matteo Thun, Masanori Umeda and Marco Zanini.

Cover and design by Marco Zanini. Text in Italian and English, translated by Rodney Stringer.