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Nani Marquina Jie Rug

Nanimarquina Jie Rug

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nanimarquina
Starting at: $3,322.00 USD
$3,322.00 USD

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Neri & Hu takes inspiration from the tile patterns of Shanghai streets, a place where life literally happens. The name of the collection corresponds to Jie, the Chinese character that embodies the essence of a city: the constant movement, dynamism and frenetic MORE INFO

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Neri & Hu takes inspiration from the tile patterns of Shanghai streets, a place where life literally happens.
The name of the collection corresponds to Jie, the Chinese character that embodies the essence of a city: the constant movement, dynamism and frenetic activity.
“The character “Jie” is made up of a radical and a phonetic character. The ancient ideograms of the Chinese Jie character depicts on one side the street as an intersection, evoking “life” at the crossroads, while the center portion of the character is made up of two “earth” characters whose ideogram shows a clay on potter’s wheel... a connection to the ceramic colors used by Neri&Hu in the series.”, according to Neri & Hu.
The result is an eclectic hand-tufted rug presenting different pile heights and finishes, made of 100% New wool.

MATERIALS:

  • 100% New wool

MEASUREMENTS:

  • 170 x 240 cm / 5 feet 7 inches x 7 feet 10 inches
  • 200 x 300 cm / 6 feet 7 inches x 9 feet 10 inches
  • 300 x 400 cm / 9 feet 10 inches x 13 feet 1 inches (special request)

HELPFUL NOTES:

  • Dry cleaning not recommended
  • Please contact us to order extra large size
Brand
Nanimarquina

Nanimarquina is a textile design company based in Barcelona with manufacturing in India, Morocco, Pakistan and Spain. Primarily focused on floor coverings, Nanimarquina's desire to "make, live and offer design" is executed with a strong emphasis on fair trade and labour, sustainable development and contemporising traditional craftmanship. Focusing on area rugs, Nanimarquina has become a leader in the market - both by design standards and ethical business practices.

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Designer
Nanimarquina Jie Rug Designed by:
  • Neri & Hu , 2006
Neri & Hu

Neri & Hu

Lyndon Neri - Philippines, 1965 / Rossana Hu - Taiwan, 1968

Founded in 2004 by partners Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu, Neri & Hu Design and Research Office is an inter-disciplinary architectural design practice based in Shanghai, China with an additional office in London, UK. Neri & Hu works internationally providing architecture, interior, master planning, graphic, and product design services.

Currently working on projects in many countries, Neri & Hu is composed of multi-cultural staff who speak over 30 different languages.  The diversity of the team reinforces a core vision for the practice: to respond to a global worldview incorporating overlapping design disciplines for a new paradigm in architecture.

Neri & Hu believes strongly in research as a design tool, as each project bears its unique set of contextual issues. A critical probing into the specificities of program, site, function, and history is essential to the creation of rigorous design work. Based on research, Neri & Hu desires to anchor its work on the dynamic interaction of experience, detail, material, form, and light rather than conforming to a formulaic style. The ultimate significance behind each project comes from how the built forms create meaning through their physical representations.

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