Vintage Scandinavian Round Verner Panton Black and White Polka Dot Rug 49685
Beautiful And Highly Artistic Vintage Scandinavian Round Verner Panton Black and White Polka Dot Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Scandinavia Rug, Circa Date: Mid – 20th Century – This iconic artist Verner Panton brought his unique sense of color, form and the function of light to the world of contemporary and Bauhaus or Scandinavian design in the latter part of the 20th century. His main focus was on how lighting influenced its surroundings. He specifically created art pieces that would respond to the light in a room in a certain way. This unique vintage round rug is an example of his experimentation with form and light.
In this round Verner Panton black and white polka dot rug, Panton used only two colors to explore the influence of light on contrasting colors. By using only white and black colored polka dots, he compared both the presence and absence of all color and all light. This simple design uses black dots that are juxtaposed against the white background in concentric circles. The concept is simple…. this Verner Panton textile art piece creates movement through an optical illusion as the brain searches for patterns that it recognizes.
This bold yet simplistic mid century modern design is vibrant and energetic, accentuating round curvy forms in a room. Verner Panton’s designs were developed to work together in a set that reflected the shapes and colors throughout the furnishings and room accessories. However, this round Verner Panton black and white polka dot rug would work well in any modern design that centers on simple form and high contrast colors.
The black and white polka dots add a whimsical feel that can break up an otherwise muted or neutral modern interior design. They draw the eye when you walk into the room and create a point of interest. High contrast geometric patterns work well against solid colors. This art rug would go well with any retro, mid century modern, industrial, modern or contemporary interiors. design that needs a little bit of spice. This magnificently beautiful Verner Panton black and white polka dot rug will effortlessly fit and work well with the modern sense of aesthetic and a revival of the use of simple shapes and color in interior design.