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Rug Polar Byzantine IV S160053 gi 5
Rug Polar Byzantine IV S160053 gi 4
Rug Polar Byzantine IV S160053 gi 1
Rug Polar Byzantine IV S160053 gi 2
Rug Polar Byzantine IV S160053 gi 3

Polar Byzantine Chapter 4

The Polar Byzantine is a series of rugs based on an original poetic story written by award winning Finnish Author Rosa Liksom. Together with Klaus Haapaniemi they are also planning and staging the story and the fantastical arctic world into an opera where the animals escape the transforming nature into an Ice Palace far away from the earth.

About the designer

Klaus Haapaniemi

Klaus Haapaniemi (1970 Helsinki, Finland) is an internationally acclaimed artist and designer Living and working in London, UK. His work combines traditional folk art inspired by aesthetics, modern form and colour palette. Haapaniemi’s design approach is influenced by nature, Finnish folklore, fantasy and decorative arts.
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