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by Vittorio Fagone,Ignazia Favata Valentini

Download Joe Colombo: And the Italian Design of the Sixties eBook
ISBN:
0500275297
Author:
Vittorio Fagone,Ignazia Favata Valentini
Category:
Graphic Design
Language:
English
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson Ltd (September 12, 1988)
Pages:
128 pages
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by Ignazia Favata Valentini (Author), Vittorio Fagone (Introduction).

by Ignazia Favata Valentini (Author), Vittorio Fagone (Introduction). ISBN-13: 978-0262061179. Why is ISBN important? ISBN.

Vittorio Fagone places Colombo in the European design context and Ignazio Valentini offers an intriguing portrait of. .

Vittorio Fagone places Colombo in the European design context and Ignazio Valentini offers an intriguing portrait of this complex ma. eginning his career as an architect and painter, Joe Colombo moved quickly into interiors and then into designing functional objects. His special talent was in producing spacesaving, compact designs at affordable prices for kitchens, wardrobes, and studios.

Vittorio Fagone places Colombo in the European design context and Ignazio Valentini offers an intriguing portrait . Ignazia Favata Valentini is a professor of engineering at the University of Milan

Vittorio Fagone places Colombo in the European design context and Ignazio Valentini offers an intriguing portrait of this complex man. Beginning his career as an architect and painter, Joe Colombo moved quickly into interiors and then into designing functional objects. Ignazia Favata Valentini is a professor of engineering at the University of Milan. She was Joe Colombo's assistant from 1968 until his death and now manages and owns the Joe Colombo studio and is curator of the Joe Colombo archive.

Find nearly any book by Ignazia Favata Valentini. Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Joe Colombo and Italian Design of the Sixties. by Ignazia Favata Valentini. ISBN 9780262061179 (978-0-262-06117-9) Hardcover, The MIT Press, 1988. Find signed collectible books: 'Joe Colombo and Italian Design of the Sixties'. From Publishers Weekly

His work was consistently brilliant and always formally right, displaying the ingenuity and technical finish that has made his name synonymous with the sixties style that became known worldwide.

Vittorio Fagone, G. Favata. During his brief but prolific career, Cesare "Joe" Colombo became one of the most inventive figures in contemporary italian design. His futuristic designs included '; multi-functional objects that aimed to save space and time and accommodate the needs of modern living spaces. These objects led to his Visiona, the 'habitat for the future' that reinvented seating, storage, lighting and other furnishings that reflected his emphasis on change and the possibilities offered by new technologies.

The system was awarded the Silver Medal at the XIIIe Milan Triennale. Provenance Private Collection, Rome (acquired circa 1968) Thence by descent to the present owner in 1972

The system was awarded the Silver Medal at the XIIIe Milan Triennale. Provenance Private Collection, Rome (acquired circa 1968) Thence by descent to the present owner in 1972. Literature Ignazia Favata, Joe Colombo and Italian Design of the Sixties, Milan 1988, p. 6-67. This affects the bidders legal rights.