Venus, Pink, Detail. Courtesy of Iwan Maktabi Lab
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On occasion of Downtown Design Dubai, Iwan Maktabi’s Research and Experimentation platform “Iwan Maktabi Lab” is taking over warehouse 32 at Alserkal Avenue with a series of exhibitions and cultural events.

Throughout the month of November, the Iwan Maktabi Lab will honour women in design. “Women in Design” is an exhibition showcasing an array of cc-tapis collections honouring avant-garde designers, an exhibition which puts to the forefront the research and ideas which are shaping the world of interiors. Designers who question traditional craftsmanship, and cultural production techniques, merging them with contemporary ideas. Explore the collections in the above gallery.

Patricia Urquiola, Mae Engelgeer, Faye Toogood, Sabine Marcelis, Cristina Celestino, and Bethan Laura Wood’s latest works designed for cc-tapis are on display.

Collections such as Paysage, Stroke, and Patcha as exhibited in Milan Design Week are be displayed for the first time in the Middle East, allowing guests from all over the world to see, touch, and experience each piece.

Paysage Collection, Designed By Cristina Celestino. Courtesy of Iwan Maktabi Lab
Paysage Collection, Designed By Cristina Celestino. Courtesy of Iwan Maktabi Lab

The exhibition is on view until the 30th of November.

The info is extracted from the press release.



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