The legendary Bauhaus school in Germany produced some of the most influential figures in modern design. Although mostly remembered for it's revolution in the field of architecture, the textiles- and the women who made them- should not be overlooked.
In Ruth Hollos began studying at the Bauhaus Weaving workshop. Within two years of leaving the Bauhaus, Hollos became Director of a hand-weaving studio in Konigsberg in East Prussia. Hollos was mainly known for her woven wall-hangings.
SMYRNA RUG by Anni Albers Limited Edition; Produced in association with the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation (Smyrna Rug is based on Anni Albers’s 1925 study for this design that the artist gave to the Museum of Modern Art, New York)