#ettore-sottsass Stories

With the Return of the Disco Ball, Social Media Anoints Its Next Design Obsession

Following in the footsteps of viral design objects such as Ettore Sottsass’s Ultrafragola mirror...

Triennale di Milano Recreates a Seminal Ettore Sottsass Apartment

A masterfully recreated version of Casa Lana, the 20th-century dwelling that the late Memphis...

To Collect Radical Italian Design, Resilience Required

Design collector and Surface consulting creative director Dennis Freedman spent more than...

Why Italian Radical Design Continues to Inspire

A new exhibition explores the cultural context of one of design’s most irreverent movements.

Everything You Need to Host the Best Dinner Party Ever

Our favorite dishes, glassware, and accessories for creating an inspired tableau.

A Look Inside An Ettore Sottsass-Designed Home In Silicon Valley

There are only three by the Italian architect in the whole of the United States.

Shanghai’s Sensual Bar Le Baron’s Design Pushes for Intimacy

The cozy Shanghai outpost of Le Baron oozes sensuality on an intimate scale.