Tweet These handmade quilts by Kansas City-based Etsy seller Kim Eichler-Messmer have us swooning for color-blocked comfort of our own! Kim teaches surface design and quilting in the Fiber department of the Kansas City Art Institute and also finds time to maintain a vibrant Etsy shop full of colorful handmade quilts and pillows.
Tweet Primarily influenced by color and light, Northampton, Massachusetts-based artist Sean Greene creates abstract designs filled with motion. For his contribution to west elm’s collaboration with 20×200, Sean’s original painting was inspired by sunlight moving through a room.
Tweet Like the bulk of Joe Kievitt’s artwork, the colorful print included in the 20×200 + west elm collection is heavily influenced by geometry and order but has a unique imperfection found in handmade work. The Portland, Maine based artist has a keen eye for pattern and kaleidoscopic color.
Tweet Carol Padberg has four prints in the 20×200 + west elm collection. Her graphic works are largely inspired by the codes and symbols found in everyday life — everything from barcodes to modernist fonts and logos.
Tweet Dutch photographer Bert Teunissen contributed two prints to the 20×200 + west elm collection. These graphic black & white prints were derived from Teunissen’s photographs taken from a helicopter flying over Atlanta, Georgia!
Tweet In west elm’s continued support of Haiti and the Hand/Eye Fund, we’re thrilled to include the work of Haitian artist George Valris — currently on display (and for sale) in west elm Chelsea in New York City. Valris’ work is an extension of traditional vodou flags — elaborate embroidery that includes sequins and beadwork....
Tweet Jennifer Sanchez creates mixed-media masterpieces in her New York studio. Her series of framed prints for 20×200 + west elm are each taken from original paintings that showcase her love of process and all the lines, smudges, drips and layers that maker her art unique!
Tweet Twitter’s been abuzz with excitement over chalk artist Dana Tanamachi’s work for west elm — and we’re just as excited! This holiday season, Dana’s work can be found in the west elm holiday catalog, throughout our stores and as exclusive glass paperweights for our customers!