The Monacelli Press SuperDesign: Italian Radical Design 1965-75
SuperDesign charts the Italian Radicals' bold experimentation in modern design from its birth through its continued influence on design today. Radical Design was launched by art, architecture, and design students in Italy in the mid-1960s. What started as a youthful rally against the establishment and a rejection of design norms became a movement that brought together some of the most dynamic and avant-garde thinkers and makers across the country.
SuperDesign features an introduction by R & Company principal Evan Snyderman and contributions from Catharine Rossi and Deyan Sudjic. Design fans will no doubt delight in reading more about legendary designers that include Piero Gilardi, Ugo La Pietra, Studio 65, Superstudio, Archizoom Associati, Pietro Derossi (Gruppo Strum), Gianni Pettena, Lapo Binazzi (UFO), and Gaetano Pesce.
- Format: Hardcover
- Pages: 256
- Trim Size: 9 x 11
- ISBN: 9781580934954