News & Events: December 2013

  1. Optical Print Fabrics

    Graphic designer Hansje van Halem’s latest work is a series of optical prints on fabric, which were used on the posterwall at Utrecht Central train station

  2. Faded Grandeur Silk Scarves

    London-based textile designer Claire Coles has just launched her second collection of digitally printed silk scarves entitled Faded Grandeur

  3. Ghost rug from nanimarquina

    nanimarquina’s latest rug Ghost will be fully revealed at imm Cologne in January. This black and white rug is designed by Spanish designer Martí Guixé, who has recreated a classic Kerman rug using motifs of animals, flowers and birds

  4. Fictions and Legends

    In the exhibition ‘Fiction and Legends: Heather Goodchild and Jérôme Havre’ two artists use visual storytelling in the form of sewing, rug hooking, drawing, photography and sculpture, to represent collective cultural experiences, practices and beliefs through the notion of fictions and legends

  5. Carpet Figures by Didier Faustino

    ‘We can’t go home again’ is an exhibition of human-like figures made of carpet by Franco-Portuguese architect and artist Didier Faustino at Galerie Michel Rein in Paris

  6. Haapaniemi Blankets

    Klaus Haapaniemi is releasing new Bees and Flowers blankets, featuring designs that he has already used on rugs. The woven wool blankets are thick and soft with stitched edges and come in 3 colour ways

  7. Gonzalez-Torres’ Candy Carpets

    British artist Damien Hirst‘s Visual Candy series comes together with the colourful work of the late Felix Gonzalez-Torres.

  8. Recycled Silk Furniture

    There is a large selection of rugs on the market being made with left over sari silk in beautiful rich colours. To add to this concept Istanbul-based designer Meb Rure makes chairs out of recycled silk yarns from Nepal bound ontop of America white oak frames

  9. Adret & Ubac Rug and Seat

    Adret & Ubac is a design for seating inspired from the mountains by Michigan-based designer Susan Qiu

  10. Tapperello Modular Rug

    The Tapperello modular rug system by Italian designer Nicola Lattanzi for company Formabilio is made of 90% pure wool felt and comes in 3 sizes and 8 colours

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