29th - September 23, 2007 VIVID presents:
an exhibition to celebrate the 90th birthday of Ettore Sottsass jr
sunday August 5th
September 14th Ettore Sottsass will celebrate his 90th birthday. VIVID Gallery wants to congratulate one of the most important designers of the 20th century with an small overview of his work. It includes the period 1965 - 2000: the Olivetti Praxis 48 and Valentine typewriters, his most famous work: the Carlton - Memphis - cupboard (1981), the important, rare Yantra di terracotta serial (1969), Alessi products and much work from its Memphis period.