Kettle Designed In The 80s Hits Market

Kettle Designed In The 80s Hits Market

Technology had to wait to catch up with Ettore Sottsass' inspiration before Bodum could release it.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 22 march 2010

Bodum are to release a kettle that Ettore Sottsass designed when he formed the Memphis group in the 1980s. The ‘rule-breaking’ Memphis was launched with a collection of furniture, ceramics, lighting, glass and textiles which featured fluorescent colors, intentionally lop-sided shapes and squiggly laminate patterns. Due to technological improvements, it is only now that one of the pieces designed then can be created.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.