London-based Canadian designer Philippe Malouin will be showing his new chain mail Yachiyo rug at the ‘Milan does Beirut’ exhibition at via Gaetano Sbodio 30 on 12-17 April as part of the immense beast that is Milan Design Week. This event, showing the latest work from seven contemporary international designers, is organised by the Carawan… Read more »
Union Eighteen is an Atlanta-based design studio – comprising Meg van der Kruik, a multimedia/collage artist, and her husband Todd van der Kruik, a commercial textile designer –who focus on creating sustainable art and interior products using discarded material. Their RAW Rugs collection is hand crafted rugs made from recycled carpet.
Vanja Bazdulj is a Slovenian designer based in London. Her ‘Rough and Ready’ seating, which is made with thick layers of wool felt held into place with rope, is new for 2011 and will be showing at the Salone del Mobile in Milan.