Art and lace
Treasury of Ornament039
Italian Renaissance Laces Lace patterns from Venice and Genoa, the two main centres where the perfection of this art-form virtually makes it a creation of the Renaissance. Of the astonishingly intricate and beautiful lace products, Venetian point-in-relief is the most esteemed. The decoration is dominated by vegetable motives, comparable to ornamentation seen in other Renaissance arts.
Concrete Lace Concrete Lace elements are hang with steel cables and make a complete curtain of 3.30m height. Concrete Lace is the result of the collaboration of innovative company for concrete development G.tecz (Germany) and Amsterdam based designer Doreen Westphal. a brilliant way to re-use old concrete and create beautiful partitions in open spaces