Ravenna by Kvadrat

Ravenna

Manufacturer

Designer Frans Dijkmeijer
Launched in 1998
ID 5243
Architonic id 1026404

Send page
Print page
Save page
QR-Code
Dutch designer and specialist in weaving constructions. Frans Dijkmeijer is regarded as one of Europe’s most knowledgeable when it comes to weaving textures. For decades he has put his stamp on developments in textile design and lives today in the South of France.

Once again his textile expertise - from which students of Dutch Academies of Fine Arts benefit - has been focussed on the Kvadrat collection, in which he presents a so-called Cut-curtain. He places his figures, small squares in light colours, in rhythmic order on a white ground. The special Cut-weave technique - in which surplus yarn on the back is cut off after weaving - makes the figures stand profiled on the transparent surface. The name Ravenna is synonymous with an Italian medieval imperial town, known for its many old buildings covered with mosaics. That the curtain reminds of a mosaic stone with it’s many small square figures, is therefore not due to a simple coincidence.

100% Trevira CS
4 colours
140 cm wide



More More
Kvadrat | The latest products
Where to buy

Architonic partner retailers in your area who distribute this manufacturer

Select a country

and a city/region

or enter a postcode

Search
PR and media agencies who represent this manufacturer
Show