Color Collage: Surface Trend

Color Collage: Surface Trend

Blocks of sheer color are arranged across furniture and fabrics to create marvelous multi-hued collages.

Layers screen by kim Thome_1

Kim Thome's geometric Layer Screens are made from colored lighting gels, cut out and sandwiched between two layers of glass.

Maharam Scholten and Baijings Blocks_2

Dutch design duo Scholten & Baijings Blocks and Grid woven wool textile collections for Maharam Design Studio feature overlapping blocks of color in massive 27.5' repeats.



Rug designer Sonya Winner‘s ‘After Matisse’ rug is a collage of overlapping squares of color ranging from light dusky purple to deep rich burgundy.


Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola has created this iridescent coated glass table for Glas Italia. Called Shimmer, the four geometric panels of glass that make up the design create spectacular layers of prismatic color.


Layered blocks of pastel color overlap to create a multi-hued city skyline in Kvadrat's 'Skyline' fabric by Cristian Zuzunaga.

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