Catharine "Cat" Rossi

Dr. Catharine Rossi is a senior lecturer in design history at Kingston University, London, where her research specialties include twentieth- and twenty-first-century Italian design, the relationship between design and craft, and ethically engaged approaches to design and craft past and present. The curator of Space Electronic: Then and Now at the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale, Rossi co-edited The Italian Avant-Garde: 1968–1976 (Sternberg Press, 2013), authored Crafting Design in Italy: From Post-War to Postmodernism (Manchester University Press, forthcoming) and contributed to several journals, including The Journal of Modern CraftThe Journal of Design History, Design and Culture, and magazines CraftsDisegno, and Domus.

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One on One
One on One nº5
by Catharine "Cat" Rossi