KnollTextiles for New York Textiles Month
An exhibition of fashion collaborations for Knoll Luxe
KnollTextiles is pleased to participate in the inaugural celebration of New York Textiles Month with an exclusive exhibit of development materials from our collaborations with cutting edge fashion designers Proenza Schouler, Rodarte, Suno and Maria Cornejo.
The curated collection of materials include original designer samples, mood boards, process work, sketches, yarn and color development, plus the resulting upholstery and drapery products for Knoll Luxe.
The exhibit is open weekdays 9am-5pm on the second floor of Knoll’s NYC showroom at 1330 Ave of Americas from September 6-30.
KnollTextiles is currently under the creative direction of Dorothy Cosonas, who combines clean, clear color with modern, elegant patterns and textures. In 2005 Cosonas was named the 11th Creative Director of KnollTextiles. Her inaugural collection won a Best of NeoCon Gold award – her first of 7 along with 6 Silver awards for Knoll. In 2008 she founded Knoll Luxe as the fashion forward luxury component of KnollTextiles where she has contributed her own work along with collaborating fashion designers such as Proenza Schouler, Rodarte and Maria Cornejo. Her work was a major part of KnollTextiles 2011 retrospective exhibition at the Bard Graduate Center and has been accepted into the permanent collection of Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian National Design Museum. Most recently, Cosonas received the 2016 IIDA Titan Award. Founded by Florence Knoll in 1947, KnollTextiles is a division of Knoll, Inc., and maintains a marketing and design studio at 1330 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019.