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The Italian avant-garde, 1968-1976

Author: Alex Coles; Catharine Rossi
Publisher: Berlin : Sternberg Press, 2013.
Series: EP (Sternberg Press), v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume emphasizes the multiple correspondences between well-known radical design groups like Arte Povera, Archizoom, and Superstudio, and figures such as Ettore Sottsass and Alessandro Mendini, and previously overlooked spaces, works, and performances generated by Zoo, Gruppo 9999, and Cavart. Newly commissioned interviews and essays by historians, curators and critics shed new light on the era under scrutiny,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Coles; Catharine Rossi
ISBN: 9783943365498 3943365492
OCLC Number: 853665804
Description: 222 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Contents: Role of radical magazines / Joseph Grima & Allessandro Mendini & Vera Sacchetti --
MoMA's "Italy: the new domestic landscape" revisited / Paola Antonelli --
Between the nomadic and the impossible : radical architecture and the Cavart group / Catharine Rossi --
Ettore Sottsass : the design ethnologist / Alison J. Clarke --
T68/B68 / Paola Nicolin --
Space Electronic / Carlo Caldini --
Complexity of a legacy / Studio Formafantasma & Libby Sellers --
Socialism as a graphic language : Ettore Vitale / Experimental Jetset --
Selected work / Ettore Vitale --
More money, less work : Archizoom / Pier Vittorio Aureli --
Arte in poverata / Martino Gamper & Michel-Angelo Pistoletto --
Radical notes / Andrea Branzi --
Real radical? / Antonio Negri & Verina Gfader.
Series Title: EP (Sternberg Press), v. 1.
Responsibility: [volume editors: Alex Coles and Catharine Rossi].

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This volume emphasizes the multiple correspondences between well-known radical design groups like Arte Povera, Archizoom, and Superstudio, and figures such as Ettore Sottsass and Alessandro Mendini, and previously overlooked spaces, works, and performances generated by Zoo, Gruppo 9999, and Cavart. Newly commissioned interviews and essays by historians, curators and critics shed new light on the era under scrutiny, while contemporary practitioners, discuss its complex legacy.

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