Design History

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Franco Albini, Gala easy chair for Vittorio Bonacina, 1951.
Nemo Franco Albini
Franco Albini; Brass Wall Lamp, 1960s. visit :

Franco Albini

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Replica Franco Raggi Flute 3 Pendant Lamp by Franco Raggi - Matt Blatt
Flintstone low table by Franco Raggi for Zeus
aqqindex:  Franco Raggi, Elba-Elbalunga-Elbapouf, for Capellini, Circa 1985

Franco Raggi

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PBS lists Top Ten Buildings that Changed America | 10) Walt Disney Concert Hall / Frank Gehry (2003)  Los Angeles, California
Frank Gehry's Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao, Biscay, Spain
Frank Gehry building in Dusseldorf, by Ozan

Frank Gehry

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fiore-rosso:  Franco Grignani.
Franco Grignani
«Forma», typeface special issue, Art direction Pino Tovaglia, Società Nebiolo, Torino, 1969. Cover design: Franco Grignani

Franco Grignani

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Gaetano Pesce. Golgotha Chair, 1972.
Pratt Chair de Gaetano Pesce, 1983-85 plastique fondu

Gaetano Pesce

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Gabriele e Oscar Buratti, Plau chair
Kes collection by Gabriele + Oscar Buratti
W+W by Gabriele and Oscar Buratti

Gabriele&Oscar Buratti

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Image of designer Achille Castiglioni
Table Lamp - Snoopy lamp. “Going from furniture to lamps- it is neither a matter of technology nor of marketing…..the esthetic component is fundamentally important in making manufacturing decisions.” Dino Gavina, p45, The Adventure of Design:Gavina
Dino Gavina with Pier Giacomo and Achille Castiglioni -- San Luca


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wall clock for Herman Miller by George Nelson & Associates (1950's)
George Nelson; Brass, Glass and Enameled Metal Desk Clock for Herman Miller, c1950. #productdesign #industrialdesign #georgenelson
Nelson Swag Leg Desk | Designed by George Nelson. Chair by #Eames.

George Nelson

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Red Blue Chair by Gerrit Rietveld.  From the MoMA:  "originally designed in 1918, its color scheme of primary colors (red, yellow, blue) plus black—so closely associated with the de Stijl group and its most famous theorist and practitioner Piet Mondrian—was applied to it around 1923."
scandinaviancollectors: The Steltman Chair by Gerrit Rietveld, 1963 for Steltman Jewellery House, The Hague. / Architonic
Steltman Chair, Gerrit Rietveld, 1963

Gerrit Rietveld

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ORIGAMI Giorgetti | Massimo Castagna
Giorgetti Te zien én natuurlijk te koop  te koop bij Eurlings Interieurs.
Hug Armchair for Giorgetti designed by Rossella Pugliatti


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Gino Sarfatti model 191
Gino Sarfatti
Gino Sarfatti “Moon”

Gino Sarfatti

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For Sale on 1stDibs - Venini glass vase with geometric, circular shaped body and triangular neck and base. Designed by Ettore Sottsass in 1994. Featured in coral red, milk-white,
Venini Puzzle glass in coral/aquamarine by Ettore Sottsass. Numbered edition for year. Hand-blown glass. Color: Coral/Aquamarine Technique: Opal Dimensions: Ø 27 cm, H 40 cm Year of Manufacture: 2003 Code: 787.20
This geometric vase designed by Ettore Sottsass in 1994 comprises three separate pieces of mouth-blown glass: two flared, funnel-shaped pieces in blue and grey, framing a central red sphere. This piece is fashioned using opaline technique in which opal (or lattimo) glass is superimposed with layers of transparent glass to confer chromatic intensity and brightness.


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Aldo Rossi: monument in Cuneo
Aldo Rossi
Works by architect Aldo Rossi - but does it float

Aldo Rossi

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iittala leimu
Iittala Dinnerware, Kastehelmi Blue Collection - Casual Dinnerware - Dining & Entertaining - Macy's Bridal and Wedding Registry
Iittala - Products - Drinking - Everyday drinking - Glass 34 cl lilac


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Magis Topsy - The Wild Bunch Table
Butterfly Magis
Modern Design Dish Doctor Dish Drainer by Marc Newson  (clear, white, green, or orange)


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Olivetti Valentine Poster    designed by Ettore Sottsass for the Olivetti Valentine - 1969
Quando le mele erano solo frutta: la comunicazione ai tempi di Adriano Olivetti

Adriano Olivetti

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Achille Castiglioni & Pio Manzu for Flos "Parentesi" Ceiling to Floor Lamp image 3
Achille Castiglioni
Image result for achille castiglioni quotes

Achille Castiglioni

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Pastry & cheese domes (cloches) in teal, apricot, and amber by glass artist Joe Cariati.
Joe Cariati Hand-Blown Glass Water Carafe And Tumbler Set  Sofi
Joe Cariati does beautiful glassware in beautiful colours. via The Contemporist

Joe Cariati

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Arte e Scienza 6-20 novembre 1979 Palazzo reale Teatro del falcone Comune di Genova Assessorato alla cultura Poster  Designer: AG Fronzoni Year: 1979 
Client: Assessorato alla Cultura del Comune di Genova, Genoa, Italy

AG Franzoni

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Early-80s Blip? In addition to the feature on Alasdhair Willis of Established  Sons, The New York Times Style Magazine, explores the kitschy and colorful Milan-based trend of the 1980s, Memphis. Goin’ Back to Memphis is a great one-page primer on the design movement. It covers the Memphis designers Ettore Sottsass, Andrea Branzi and Alessandro Mendini.
Alessandro Mendini
Alessandro Mendini Calamobio Chest Of Drawers

Alessandro Mendini

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L.A.J.A. 2012 by Alessandro Busana
Alessandro Busana  CUTLINE Furniture
Alessandro Busana :: Cutline Furniture

Alessandro Busana

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aldo novarese - Google Search
Caratteri Italici, da alfa-beta, by Aldo Novarese, 1964 #tipoteca #tipotecaitaliana
Aldo Novarese, Stop, Società Nebiolo, 1971

Aldo Noverese

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Watercolor Rose Windows (Blue and Purple) fabric by logan_spector on Spoonflower - custom fabric
Clostridium, Rose window from Strasbourg Cathedral
Prague : St. Vitus Cathedral / Katedrála svatého Víta / Rose window - 3/10

Rose Window

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MU Cutlery by Toyo Ito for Alessi - designed with slim handles like chopsticks that end in a hexagon - love love love
Design profile: ‘Trinity’ bowl by Adam Cornish for Alessi - Vogue Living
Alessi presents ALDO, FM22, Flower vase, the exclusive design. Discover the entire collection of Alessi products online.


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Zamora Offices / Alberto Campo Baeza
Alberto Campo Baeza - AD España, © Hisao Suzuki
The Gaspar House by Estudio Campo Baeza. One of my favorite courtyards in contemporary architecture.

Alberto Campo Baeza

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