Penelope Installation by Tatiana Blass

“Penelope”, a recent exhibition by Tatiana Blass, is a storied installation. Borrowing its name from Greek myth, “Penelope” is a tribute to the power of love and the praxis of weaving. Built to fill the Chapel of Morumbi in São Paulo, Blass has displayed a large pedal-loom at the altar. Attached is a intricately woven, red … Continue reading

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Talking Textiles Exhibition Milan 2011

            During the Milan Design Week in April this year, highly respected trend guru Li Edelkoort curated the exhibition Talking Textiles. The show consisted of a number of hand-picked designers that specialise in textiles, who Li Edelkoort believes are showing the way of future interiors. From Li Edelkoort’s blog Trendtablet: “Edelkoort is promoting … Continue reading

CMYKRGB by Ooh La Laa & Co in Milan

Trend forecaster and style guru Li Edelkoort curated the exhibition Talking Textiles during last week’s Milan Design Week. Among the selected was Ooh La Laa & Co with their CMYKRGB design consisting of furniture upholstered in colour sample fabric. While one chair being exhibited at the Spazio Gianfranco Ferré at the actual exhibition, a larger … Continue reading