Studio Job Designs Guilt Insipired 'Thanks A Bunch' Banana Rug For Nodus

Studio Job Thanks A Bunch Rug

Milan 2016: Studio have partnered with Italian rug specialist Nodus to produce a new design Inspired by the innocent innocent theft of a banana.

Studio Job Thanks A Bunch Rug

The circular hand knotted rug titled 'Thanks A Bunch', features an array of peeled banana skins in air flight positions set against a light coloured background and finshed with a black fringe.

Studio Job Thanks A Bunch Rug

"I once, not so long ago, ACCIDENTALLY escaped from a gas station with a lovely yellow banana that I forgot to pay for," explains Tynagel.

Studio Job Thanks A Bunch Rug

"It wasn't until I flung the skin out of the window and watched it slap down on the Tarmac that I realised my crime. I haven't stopped feeling bad about it ever since. This rug is in honour of the nice man who runs that gas station.”

Studio Job Thanks A Bunch Rug

Founded by Job Smeets and Nynke Tynagel in 2001, the banana theme has been used in a number of recent projects by Studio Job including a series of peeled banana lamps and the studio's second monograph, Monkey Business.

Studio Job Thanks A Bunch Rug

Thanks A Bunch is part of a wider collection by Nodus that will launch during Salone del Mobile in Milan. You can view the presentation at Chiostro della Facoltà Teologica dell'Italia Settentrionale / Via Cavalieri del Santo Sepolcro from 12 - 17 April.

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