George Sowden studied architecture at Gloucester College of Art in Cheltenham, England, during the 1960s. He moved to Milan in 1970 were he became a consultant for Olivetti, the renowned Italian manufacturer of office machines, computers and office furniture. His relationship with Olivetti flourished for 20 years. During the 1970s, Sowden was also working at the heart of the Italian radical design movement which enabled him to become, in 1981, a founder member of Memphis, a group which define...
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