News about Artemide Lighting
NEW YORK — Like the notable 20th-century architects Frank Lloyd Wright and Eero Saarinen, who designed furnishings to complement their buildings, Italian architect Gae Aulenti (1927-2012) excelled at translating architectural principles into decor. As one of a handful of women in the postwar Italian modern movement, she stood out from the crowd. Her keen design […]
NEW YORK – Memphis was a bright confetti bomb that blew up in the face of late-postwar design, but there were no serious casualties. During (and long after) Memphis’ active lifespan of 1981-88, Artemide lighting kept selling out of its sober black Tizio task lamps. Self-conscious L.A. modernist dealers continued to scour the land for […]
ASTI, Italy – A thorough representation of 20th century design will again be presented by Nova Ars in an online-only auction Thursday, April 27. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
ASTI, Italy – An outstanding collection of 20th and 21st century Italian design will be sold at Nova Ars Auction on March 19. The auction will consist of more than 100 lots that include ceramics, furniture, lamps, chandeliers and glass works. LiveAuctioneers.com will provide absentee and Internet live bidding. The auction will be conducted online […]