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Akar Design: Art, Architecture and Design.
Welcome to AKAR Design!
Hitched linked photo clips exhibit snapshots and art in style. Delicately strong clips attach to photos to form a chain, a curtain, or hang individually, taking collections from shoebox to gallery-worthy installation. Dual-sided geometric shapes and sleek finishes are visually interesting without detracting from the pictures they securely hold. ...
Flaunt your fave photos and special-occasion cards with pride on our sparkling silver or gold chained-up™ magnet displays. Super strong rare earth (neodymium) mighties® magnets offer a secure hold to the metal chain and make display swaps simple. Thanks to rings on the ends of the chain, installation is easy and versatile. The heavy chain's natu...
Engineered Squares placemats have already become a modern classic for Chilewich and are recognized around the world for their distinctive pattern. During weaving a gentle gradation of tones moves over a grid of twelve squares resulting in the most geometric of all Chilewich designs.
14'' l X 19'' w
The bold, graphic array of Maptone can be traced to a collage made by Chilewich founder and creative director Sandy Chilewich. When cutting up sections of discarded printed materials (saved from old product development fabric), she adhered blocks of saturated color to a dark textile surface. Here transposed to a light background, the modular col...
Basketry, which pre-dates the weaving of cloth, inspired the bold scale and textural variety of this design. Broad, perpendicular bands appear suspended within the woven rectangle. A shift in weave creates a layered “over/under” effect, as one tone comes to the fore and the other fades into the background.
14'' l X 19'' w