"Bay" table lamp by Ettore Sottsass for Memphis 1983

"Ivory" pedestal table by Ettore Sottsass jr. 1985 using a mix of materials in metal, glass and plastic laminate designs and shapes. ø48 cm x h. 100 cm

(Reblogged from design-is-fine)

FYI: Memphis Lots at Rago Auction Sept.14th

"Rivieria" wool carpet by Nathalie du Pasquier in 1983. Wool 6’ x 8’. Her other two Memphis carpets are "Arizona" and "California". This one was bought in 1985 at Arc’74 in Milan.

Thanks to Wava Carpenter at L’ArcoBaleno for the post about Memphis design.  http://www.larcobaleno.com/blog/memphis-in-memphis.html

Memphis Milano: Bold color, extreme design

Bold color, extreme design: 

The Adidas “Memphis inspired” shoes at the Memphis-Milano exhibition.

The “Plaza” vanity/dresser by Michael Graves for Memphis ‘81 showing the Art Deco influence on Memphis design.