GEORGE SOWDEN

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Designer GEORGE SOWDEN
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GEORGE SOWDEN
George J. Sowden is a designer with experience in various fields of industrial design activity. These range from the development of mass-produced electronic products, to handmade low volume artisan objects, including ceramics glass textiles and carpets.
His first working experience in Italy was with Ettore Sottsass. He collaborated with Olivetti for more than 20 years and was one of the founder members of Memphis. He has been consultant to Olivetti, Alessi, Bodum, Fratelli Guzzini, Lorenz, Memphis, Moulinex, Post Design, Pyrex, Rancilio, Steelcase, Swatch, Segis, Tefal, Telecom Italia, IPM, and others.
He established SowdenDesign in 1981 through which he develops his consultant activities as an industrial designer, whilst maintaining collaborators in the studio with which he develops his experimental/research work.
SowdenDesign products have been published in many books on design, most recently:
'Designing the 21st Century' – Taschen.
'Who's who in Design' – Red Dot.
'Designers on Design' – Conran Octopus
In 1990 his experimental/research work was subject of an exhibition 'George J. Sowden Designing' organised by the Musées des Arts Décoratifs of Bordeaux and Marseille.