on December 11, 1980, ettore sottsass organised a meeting with designers, and in 1981 formed a design collaborative named Memphis.
the name comes after bob dylan's "stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues again."
ettore sottsass maui house, 1997
what do we see?
1- cheap materials,
2- ephemeral design,
3- be garish,
4- asymmetrical shapes,
5- kitsch Deco, kitsch Pop,