Memphis Blues
  • Authors
    Ettore Sottsass, Michele De Lucchi, George J. Sowden, Martine Bedin, Andrea Branzi, Shiro Kuramata, Marco Zanini, Matteo Thun, Peter Shire, Aldo Cibic, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Gerard Taylor, Masanori Umeda
  • Place
    Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milano
  • Year

Twenty-eight years after the historic exhibition and twenty-nine years after the group's inception, Carla Sozzani exhibits furniture and documents from the "last design movement of the century," as she called it, in the gallery. The exhibition was made possible by contributions from Abet Print, Martine Bedin, Alberto Bianchi Albrici, Memphis, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Carlotta and Ernesto Gismondi, The Gallery Mourmans, George Sowden, Matteo Thun.
On the occasion of the exhibition, the publishing house Electa also reprinted in 1,000 copies the book "Memphis, Research, Experience, Results, Failures and Successes of New Design" and "Memphis the New International Style" written by Barbara Radice in the eighties.

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