N E W S / C O L L A B O R A T I O N S / A B O U T/ C O N T A C T

CERAMIC TABLES

WOODEN TEXTILES / WOODEN CARPET / COLORED WOODEN RUGS / MISS MAPLE / FURNITURE OBJECTS

ACCORDION COLLECTION / ACCORDION CABINET / ACCORDION LAMP

 

 

"Wooden Textiles" convey a new tactile experience. We are used to experience wood as a hard material; we know the feeling of walking across wooden floors, to touch a wooden tabletop or to feel the bark of a tree. But we usually don't experience a wooden surface which can be manipulated by touch.
"Wooden Textiles" is a material that is half wood-half textile, between hard and soft, challenging what can be expected from a material or category. It looks and smells familiar but feels strange, as it is able to move and form in unexpected ways.

The processes to transform wood into a flexible wooden surface is its deconstruction into pieces, which are then attached to a textile base. Depending on the geometry and size of the tiles each design shows a different behavior regarding flexibility and mobility. There are various possible applications, for example as floorings, curtains, drapes, plaids, upholstery or parts of furniture.

 
 
photos by STUDIO BEEN
 
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