300x200cm / or made to measure
Artwork inspired by original paintings and paper cuts by Munana Gatera.
This rug is handmade in a European artisanal workshop using tufting techniques. This artworkexists only in 7 labelled copies. It is made of wool, viscose and bamboo, and is part of a singular universe that responds to a desire for interior decoration projects.
Limited Edition: 7 Copies
PRICE UPON REQUEST
ORIGINAL ARTWORK / INSPIRATION
UMUDIHO – Private Collection
Scraped acrylic and oil, canvas stretched – 130×110 cm
Paper cut – 250x180cm
The strength of movement combined with grace make Umudiho one of the most prestigious dances in Rwandan choreography.Those artworks marked the beginning of a serie of powerful feminine representation, embracing the Rwandan heritage of Munana Gatera. Bending past, present, techniques and references. This artwork is translating a life journey into unique sparking joy.
HAND MADE WITH CARE
Hand tufted carpet, created with a curly pile
sheared. This type of carpet is produced by craftsmen who draw the design.The craftsmen tuft the carpet using a “tufting gun”. Carpets made in this way can be finished in “cut”, “loop” or “cut and loop” to achieve a textured effect.
The original paintings and artworks are thus transcribed with their unique colours and patterns in relief by experienced and passionate craftsmen.