January 21, 1986 – April 13, 1986

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY

2nd Floor

See examples of the work of the international consortium, Memphis, a group formed in 1980-81. On view are design and architectural drawings as well as furniture, glass, ceramics, lighting fixtures, textiles, graphics, and architectural models. Among the members of the group are Martin Bedin, Andrea Branzi, Aldo Cibic, Michele De Lucchi, Nathalie du Pasquier, Michael Graves, Hans Hollein, Arata Isozaki, Shiro Kuramata, Javier Mariscal, Michael Podgorschek, Christoph Radl, Peter Shire, George Sowden, Gerard Taylor, Matteo Thun, Masanori Umeda, Marco Zanini, and Ettore Sottsass, Jr.

Related book: Memphis