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Familiar elements in non-conventional and unexpected uses promote reflection and observation of what surrounds us. When designing his rug, Joel E… Read More
Familiar elements in non-conventional and unexpected uses promote reflection and observation of what surrounds us. When designing his rug, Joel Escalona alludes to venetian mosaics often used as a wall or surface covering and a graphical element of decor. In this particular case, the element is soft and covers the floor. This is a graphical compositions that reclaims the unity of mosaics in the form of discrete pixels….. Read Less
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FRAGMENTOS
Design commission for rug exhibition.
 
Custom design pattern for design exhibition “Tying stories, linking ideas” The Fragment piece is a custom design for the rugs company Odabashian with headquarters in Miami, USA and Mexico, with limited production due to production complexity.

Familiar elements in non-conventional and unexpected uses promote reflection and observation of what surrounds us. When designing his rug, Joel Escalona alludes to Venetian mosaics often used as a wall or surface covering and a graphical element of decor. In this particular case, the element is soft and covers the floor. This is a graphical compositions that reclaims the unity of mosaics in the form of discrete pixels…..

Text by Renata Becerril, Curator of the exhibition at Franz Mayer Museum
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Year / 2010
Cleint / Odabashian  
Exhibition / Anudando historias, enlazando ideas
Material / Wool and Silk
Industrial Design Studio.

www.joelescalona.com