Meet the Queen of Color: Hella Jongerius

Clockwise from top left: Gerrit Schreurs; Jongeriuslab811; Vitra; Inga Powlleit

The Dutch designer, a leading champion for quality hues, hosts an interactive exhibition in London.

Cladding Nike shoes in wool-felt Maharam fabric is a prime example of how Berlin-based Hella Jongerius, a global expert on all things color, softens industrial design with a touch of craft. This summer, Vitra’s art director of colors and materials (she’s updating its entire manufacturing palette) will use new installations to educate and inspire her fans at “Breathing Color,” a show at th...

 

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