Textile design  Tappeto sonoro (Chirruping rug), with Paola Bonfante and Lalla Ranza, 1994

for Marco Ferreri

120 x 160 cm
Linen and wool
Plain weave and double weave

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A rug that chirrups as you walk on it: a beautiful idea by Marco Ferreri is at the origin of this rug in which areas of double weave incorporate bird whistles. When it was over we could hardly stop cutting capers on it.