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Tapestries Rotterdam and Amsterdam

By 05-02-2020

Tapestries with new city arms for Rotterdam and Amsterdam revealed during Rotterdam Art Week 2020.

The designers of 75B (Rens Muis and Pieter Vos) present from 7-9 February tapestries with a contemporary city arms for Rotterdam and Amsterdam at the OBJECT design fair in the HAKA building in Rotterdam.

The city arms on the tapestries show the current heraldry of cities, consisting of about 100 combined symbols, logos and icons.

75B has since 2001 created international contemporary city arms, including the ones for Naples, Hamburg and Los Angeles. The tapestries (2.35 x 1.65 meters) have been developed in association with the Textile Lab of the Textile Museum in Tilburg.

Photos: Bob Goedewaagen