COVER: Modern Carpets & Textiles for Interiors is a quarterly magazine focused on the best fine rugs and textiles being designed and made today. COVER also looks at market trends and innovations and examines the role of rugs and textiles in interior design.
COVER 73 looks forward to the second edition of COVER Connect Las Vegas with an in-depth preview of the 20 brands that will be showing. Further previews include Domotex Hanover and the Carpet Design Awards, Heimtextil, Maison&Object and the Lila Valadan exhibition that will be on show at Domotex in January. We review COVER Connect New York, The Rug Show, London Design Week and Decorex.
The issue reports on some exciting rug projects including the newly opened Jan Kath Rug + Art Space in Kathmandu and Rug Star’s new innovative project with Anna Beselin of the Pergamon Museum. We look at the exciting work of Mexican rug brand Balmaceda and Kyiv-based OLK Manufactory. Brand focuses also include Sahar, Tamarian, Creative Matters, Ashtari and SHIIR while exciting new hand-knotted rug collections come from Reuber Henning, Shame Studios, Ward & Gray and cc-tapis.
The recent Carpet Diem rug exhibition in Paris is reviewed in the issue and the rugs of Wollner Design are highlighted. COVER Kips Bay Dallas comes under the spotlight and we talk to interior designer Ken Fulk about his new collection with The Rug Company. COVER Editor Lucy Upward’s interview with Jon Jacoby, the new CEO of GoodWeave, encourages due diligence while Label STEP reports on the outcomes of the COVER Talks of CCNY.