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Knit Pearl
Dritto Rovescio
[English & Italian Text]

Edited By Silvana Annichiarico
April 2009
Mondadori Electa, Milan, Italy
Distributed By Trans-Atlantic Publications
ISBN: 9788837069193
144 Pages, 104 Illustrations

$67.50 Hardcover

The book describes the various aspects of the progession of the textile designer and analyzes the various stages and methods of inventing, designing and making textiles. The exhibition presents yarn as the sole protagonist of installations created by internationally famous artists, a selection of designer objects and a permanent workshop open to the public. Performance, photographs, installations and videos by about 30 artists including Claudia Losi, Janet Echelman, Patricia Walzer, Freddie Robins, Anne Wilson, and objects created by about 20 designers, including the Campana brothers, Tom Dixon, Marcel Wanders, Patricia Urquiola and Tokujin Yoshioka.

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