DADAMAINO
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“I have always loathed the material and have always sought the immaterial”
Dadamaino (Emilia Edoarda Maino, Milan 1930-2004)

Dadamaino was an Italian painter and sculptor. She graduated in pharmacy and in 1957 met Piero Manzoni who became a life-long friend. In 1959 she joined the Milan-based experimental group Azimuth (founded by Bonalumi, Castellani and Manzoni) which had connections with Group Zero in Germany, Group Nul in the Netherlands, and Group Motus in France. In 1961 the she took part in a show in the Netherlands, where her name was mistakenly spelt as one word, Dadamaino. From 1963 and onwards she would adopt this name. In 1962 her work was featured in the major Nul group exhibition at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam. This same year she joined the newly founded Nouvelle Tendence movement with Getulio Alviani, Bruno Munari, Raphael Soto and Enzo Mari. Dadamaino died in Milan in 2004.
  Inspirations.  
Future Architecture
Superstudio, Superproduction, Superconsumption
reversed silhouettes
Heartbeat, Heartseat
Eric Giraudet de Boudemange
Christian Herdeg: Kunst und Bau
Obsolete Distinction
L’ITALIA CI GUARDIA
“I’m not supposed to talk about it”
Francois Morellet 1926 - 2016
20th Century Italian Tables
Xavier Antin: Printing at Home
The Oily Actor
Jewelry Design Art
BASILE ARTECO "Monoblocco" design Donata Paruccini
BASILE ARTECO
BASILE ARTECO "Falce/Scythe" design anonimo
BASILE ARTECO "Ferro/D" design Enzo Mari
BASILE ARTECO "Ferro/A" design Enzo Mari
BASILE ARTECO "Ferro/B" design Enzo Mari
BASILE ARTECO "Ferro/C" design Enzo Mari
BASILE ARTECO "L´Utopia" design Enzo Mari
BASILE ARTECO "Monoblocco/L" design Donata Paruccini
BASILE ARTECO "Coquetier" design Paolo Ulian
Universality of the Vortex-Sphere Archetype
Colliding Worlds
Untitled Project: GOLD /eBAY
Palmyra, End of March, 2016
Raymundo Colares
Jindrich Halabala, United Arts and Crafts
Bring the outside in: The houses of Joseph Eichler
Harrison and Abramovitz
Air Luxe
Bubble
Trees in Winter
Alain Georges Frank Jacquet
Sketching: Bellini, Castiglioni, Colombo, Mari, Magistretti, Munari, Ponti, Sottsass
Pierre Besson
AG Frozoni: We need to aim at essential things
Andrea Guccini: 4A+1
Radiofonografo RR126
George Sowden
Angelo Mangiarotti
Carlo Mollino: Tables and Chairs
Pascal Häusermann
Mousarris
Janine Abraham & Dirk Jan Rol
Make War, Not Love
Petrolheads
Alessio Bassan
also:
The Venice Pavillon
The Destroyer Doors
Trajectories of the Lost, Fallen, Forgotten, and Most Unclean
Alessandro Mendini 1931-2019
VAW
Pieter Bruegel
Territorium: Ars - Techne-Krafts-Cosmovisión
Writing & Design
WRECK--Regeneration Experiment of Wasted Daily-use Ceramics from Chaozhou, China
The loft bar
revoir
One Hundred Thousand Games
Art Driver
GIFolio
penccil: This was 2017
serpentine 2017
BS1
We Ar
UNTITLED PROJECT: CABIN [THOREAU]
Untitled Project: Honda CB77 Superhawk
Vico Magistretti
Franz Kline
Gaetano Pesce: Abstraction is boring
Chromatic seating
New Generation
What Is A Simulation?
Books of Memory: Gianpaolo Pagni
Memphis Posters
Just Before Paradise
Expression/Information
Total Automation
German Art since 1960
Jean Lurçat
Joe Colombo: Total Furnishing Unit
Scum Pixel
Carlo Scarpa: Sketch and Work
The Bauhaus Revolution
In Infinity
E=C=L=I=P=S=E
In Orbit