concrete lace

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Concrete Lace, designed by Amsterdam based designer Doreen Westphal, is made from ultra high performance concrete (fabricated by G.tecz) and different suspension materials like ribbon or 1mm steal cable.  The images show the lace elements are hung with steel cables and can make a complete curtain up to 75cm W x 330cm H.  This would Weight approx. 8kgs.  However, Concrete Lace can be customized to any size, application and atmosphere.

Applications include gauzes for hotels, auditoriums and public buildings, window treatments or room dividers for private homes, decorative interior and exterior wall coverings, visual dividers for large spaces like restaurants or parking garages or sculptural elements for urban gardens.

Doreen Westphal
“I am a designer and technician, craftsman and artist, producer and user, practitioner and theorist.”  Working in the fields of conceptual crafts Westphal is mainly influenced by science, architecture and social political developments.  She investigates different fields and combines types of knowledge, searching for a better way to design and produce our daily products.

(Photographer is Jeroen van der Wielen)

For further information:

Doreen Westphal Design B.V.
+31 62424 0989


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