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Design by Patricia Urquiola, 2013.
By GAN Rugs.
The Sliding Rug combines modern color blocking techniques with hand-tufted manufacturing to create a one of a kind piece. This rug creates interesting visual aesthetics through the use of uneven placement of blocks of sliding rectangles along with wisely chosen color pallets. Available in two colors options. Made of 100% new wool with a cotton backing.
Material(s): 100% new wool, cotton backing
- 6 Ft. 8 In. X 9 Ft. 10 In.
- Pile Height: 0.8"
Designer: Patricia Urquiola
Patricia Urquiola was born in Oviedo, Spain, and currently lives and works in Milan. She studied at the faculty of Architecture at the Madrid Politecnico and at Politecnico di Milano, where she graduated in 1989. From 1990 to 1996 she served as assistant professor to Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Politecnico di Milano. During this time she also led the product development department at De Padova, where she co-designed with Vico Magistretti. In 2001 she opened her own studio of product design, display and architecture.
Patricia Urquiola has received many prizes including Designer of the Year, Elle Decor International Design Awards, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award and the Design Prize Cologne.
We caught up with Patricia Urquiola in a Q&A session: read up on Patricia Urquiola's Design Story here.View other products by Patricia Urquiola
Manufacturer: GAN Rugs
GAN Rugs thrives on re-interpreting traditional motifs into innovative and surprising designs. Focusing on handmade rugs, poufs and pillows, GAN's designs are fresh and inspiring with a touch of the familiar.
GAN Rugs, part of the Spanish design company Gandia Blasco founded in 1941, designs fresh home textiles that are modern and bright. GAN collaborates with top designers from around the world and expert weavers in India to create their boundary-breaking designs. By experimenting with new techniques, GAN redesigns traditional motifs into handmade rugs, poufs and pillows with a modern edge.View other products from GAN Rugs