‘Town House’ carpet by Kiki van Eijk for Nodus
An ornate, stylized Dutch townhouse is the subject of Kiki van Eijk’s ‘Town House’ carpet for Nodus. After the success of her ‘Houses’ wallhangings developed for the Dutch Textile Museum, she was invited to create two carpets for the Italian label. The first one, titled Town House, will be shown during the Salone del Mobile 2013 in Milan. The second carpet will be launched later this year.
'Pop-Up Generation, Design Between Dimensions' - exhibition view; photo by Tim Eshuis
Pop-up shops, pop-up restaurants, pop-up clubs – the list of this recent phenomenon which continues to sweep across the globe and seems to be lasting longer than the temporary enterprises it designates could go on and on. But it is not only the flash retailing or consuming that ‘Pop-Up Generation, Design Between Dimensions’, the new exhibition curated by the renowned forecaster Lidewij Edelkoort which opened few days ago (13 December) at MOTI, Museum of the Image in Breda, Netherlands, is devoted to. (more…)