Here you will find images and stories related to Ettore Sottsass. Sottsass practiced in Milan and famously founded the Memphis movement in 1981.

An Exhibit on Italian Designer Ettore Sottsass Highlights His Colorful Work and Rebellious Ways
While Italian architect and designer Ettore Sottsass is best known for his work with the Memphis Group throughout the 1980s, his...
IDEO Founder David Kelley Asks $15M For His Ettore Sottsass-Designed Masterpiece
Nestled in Silicon Valley, the Kelley Residence is an eclectic assemblage of pavilions—and a monument to the Milan-based...
Buy a Piece of Ettore Sottsass Apartment at Christie's
This week in New York City, a chance to ogle pieces from Italian designer and Memphis maestro Ettore Sottsass's personal...
Cemeteries By Ettore Moni
A glimpse at human nature seen through larger-than-life funerary architecture.
Eye-Popping Jewelry Designed by Postmodern Architects
Peter Eisenman, Hans Hollein, and Robert Venturi join Ettore Sottsass and more in Rizzoli's 1980s paean to postmodern jewelry...
Editor's Letter: Make An Impact
The purpose of Dwell is to show the “try” behind the...
Ask the Expert: Gift-Buying Tips from Ambra Medda
Ambra Medda, cofounder and creative director of design resource L’ArcoBaleno, tells us what home goods she treasures.
A Locals' Guide to Venice During the 2017 Biennale
Follow us as we share insights and tips on how to eat, sightsee, and speak like a Venetian during this year's Biennale.
Michele De Lucchi
The legendary Italian architect, designer, and artist discusses the power of empathy in design, the fight against complacency, and...
Wearable Vintage Memphis Jewelry Taps Into Postmodern Revival
A studio jewelry manufacturer founded in the 1980s opens its vault, selling the remaining stock from a trove of brooches,...
The Light Fantastic: Johanna Grawunder
To Johanna Grawunder, a turned-off chandelier is “one of the saddest things in the world.” Granted, she is an avant-garde...
ABCs of Bathroom Design with the Brothers Sieger
At Duravit's biennial conference Duravit Design Days, we had the opportunity to chat with two of Germany's hardest-working design...
Knoll Inspiration: In Conversation With Jon Naar
The photographer recalls his years at Knoll with Massimo...
A Dream Home is an Architectural Self-Portrait
Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's May 2016 issue.
From the Knoll Archives: Wolf Kaiser
Photographs and Knoll brochures from the 1980s shed light on the art direction of Wolf...
"Postmodernism" at the V&A Museum
"Postmodernism: Style and Subversion 1970-1990," on view at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum through January 15th 2012, is the...
Interview with Luca Nichetto
With the Stockholm Furniture Fair and Design Week on, we caught up with one part-time resident of the Swedish capital whose...
When We Talk About Good Design
Many architects and designers, when talked down from the theoretical towers of “sculptural forms” and “floating volumes” and made...
Indianapolis Museum Unveils New Contemporary Design Galleries
Fans of contemporary design in the Midwest—as well as those planning a visit, or merely passing through—have much to celebrate...

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