Sitap Carpet Couture Italia great design and Alice Zanin innovative art, a young and promising artist from Piacenza. The Nature? The perfect setting for a match inspired by Papier-Mâché magic artisan tradition. Let’s discover a wonderful journey…
Sitap Carpet Couture Italia and Alice Zanin – Design and Art together
“As soon as I saw Alice’s works on our local newspaper Libertà, I immediately fell in love with them”- says Barbara Trombatore, Sitap CEO & Creative Director. “I was struck by the lightness, her personal style that mirrors from every creation. Immediately, animals and nature gave me a great harmony”.
And after few days, Alice Zanin’s works arrived in our shooting studio.
Sitap Carpet Couture Italia – Behind the scenes
Alyssa Patchwork Red Beauty rug – Sitap Carpet Couture Italia latest news
“I chose Alice to tell my latest Haute Couture 2021 new: Alyssa Patchwork Red Beauty rug.” Red color of our indoor & outdoor carpet from Haute Couture collection goes well with Ibis precious plumage, tropical birds of extraordinary beauty tropical birds, portrayed by Alice and leading of her solo exhibition: “Uccellacci e Uccellini. From Darwin to Pasolini” held in Bologna in 2018.
Nautical rope and Papier-Mâché – Carpets as Works of Art
The ancient Papier-Mâché technique transforms waste paper into something magical. Thin figures endowed with an extraordinary lightness float lightly suspended in the air, like flying sculptures. As well as the nautical rope, which from a work tool for boats is transformed into a design element, designed to give an authentic added value in every room of the house. This is the special connection that unites the creative genius of Barbara Trombatore, Creative Director Sitap Carpet Couture Italia with the inspiration of Alice Zanin, mentioned by the contemporary art magazine Exibart among the 222 young emerging artists to invest in.
Sitap Carpet Couture Italia Ode to Nature & Alice Zanin Rouages artwork, 2020
(papier-mâché, plaster, oil painting, resin)
Ode to Nature – Giraffe &Diamante rug
Reconnect with nature, discover our roots, tell about ourselves starting from what is primordial. How to reach a new dimension and not just at home. This is the core of the second project designed thanks to Barbara Trombatore creative flair and Alice Zanin surrealist Papier-Mâché artworks. Giraffe, which has always been strength and elegance icon, leads the scene to our Ode to Nature. Its slender and at the same time imposing figure lives in a brown earth and sand tones savannah, the starting point of Diamante rug Sitap Carpet Couture Italia Limited Edition jewel. Giraffe mantle iconic pattern inspires and enhances our handknotted rug, made of precious pure silk yarns.
Thanks to: Alice Zanin