Friday, April 24, 2015

Memphis Group

Memphis was a style started in Italy in 1981, characterized by the use of playful shapes, colours and patterns in everyday furniture and household objects. The movement was a reaction to years of sleek, practical modernist "good" design. It was all over by the late 80s. 
Looking at household appliances and furniture in recent years, things have been pretty boring for quite a long time. Time for a Memphis rebirth! More here.

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