‘Richard Sapper’ by Jonathan Olivares presents an in-depth evaluation of the work of the eponymous German-born designer.
Most famous for designs such as the Brionvega radio and the Tizio lamp, Sapper (1932-2015) is considered a leading figure of his design generation. Throughout his life he received numerous accolades, including 10 Compasso d’Oro awards.
This comprehensive investigation of his work takes from over 40 hours of interviews with his contemporary, Jonathan Olivares, and explores recurring stylistic themes in Sappers oeuvre, drawing from archive imagery and an illustrated timeline.
‘Richard Sapper’ is the ultimate guide to this illustrious designer’s ground-breaking work and would make an inspired addition to a design-lover’s library.