DOMOTEX 2020, 10 - 13 January
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Rug Star | Intimacy Portland

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Hall 9, Stand C26



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Jürgen Dahlmanns of Rug Star and Christiane Millinger of Christiane Millinger Oriental Rugs and Textiles join moderator Michael Christie, The Ruggist, and Editor of Rug Insider Magazine in conversation as the trio discuss Rug Star's 'Intimacy Portland' photography series. Shot in collaboration with Millinger in Portland, Oregon over ten days in May of 2018, the series expands upon the original 'Intimacy Berlin' series to present Rug Star carpets in the context of a decidedly American vernacular. How did the collaboration come to be, How do the photos convey the 'essence' of the carpets? And how can connecting with others, be they designers, retailers, or commentators, foster creativity? The conversation will explore these ideas and more as Christie - who wrote about the project for Rug Insider Magazine - guides the discussion to provide a look inside Intimacy Portland.


  Michael Christie

Michael Christie

The Ruggist

Known widely in the handmade rug industry as "The Ruggist", Michael Christie has been providing commentary on the world of rugs since 2008. With a passionate appreciation of rugs and carpets ...

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