YOU CAN BE COOL WHILE STILL KEEPING YOUR FEET WARM! WITH HIS MODERN DESIGNS, JAN KATH (BORN 1972) IS CREATING A COMPLETELY NEW PERSPECTIVE ON CARPETS. GUIDED BY A BOLD APPROACH IN HIS WORK, KATH, ORIGINALLY FROM BOCHUM, COMBINES CLASSICAL ELEMENTS OF ORIENTAL CARPETS WITH CONTEMPORARY, MINIMALIST DESIGN.
You can be cool while still keeping your feet warm! With his modern designs, Jan Kath (born 1972) is creating a completely new perspective on carpets. Guided by a bold approach in his work, Kath, originally from Bochum, combines classical elements of Oriental carpets with contemporary, minimalist design.View complete text
Jan Kath is one of the most important carpet designers on the international stage. His carpets can be found everywhere in the homes of Arabian royalty, in the villa of rock star Anthony Kiedis in Hawaii, in private suites at the "Four Seasons" in Cairo, on the luxury yachts of multinational oil conglomerates, and in the showrooms of important Parisian fashion labels.View complete text
Fair payment and good working conditions are a matter, of course, for Jan Kath. Together with Label STEP, we are fully committed to adhering to strict social and ecological standards in the production of carpets.View complete text
A CARPET GROWS VERY SLOWLY. ROW BY ROW, CENTIMETER BY CENTIMETER, THE PATTERN APPEARS LIKE A PAGE EMERGING FROM AN INKJET PRINTER. WHEN A HAND-MADE RUG BY JAN KATH IS CREATED, IT TAKES BETWEEN 100 AND 450 KNOTS TO COMPLETE EVERY 6.45 SQUARE CENTIMETERS, OR ONE SQUARE INCH.View complete text
JAN KATH CONSIDERS HIMSELF A COUTURIER FOR FLOORS. FOR LARGE PROJECTS SUCH AS LUXURY HOTELS AND EXCLUSIVE SHOPS OR VIP LOUNGES IN AIRPORTS HE ALSO PRODUCES HIGH-QUALITY HAND- TUFTED CARPETS MADE IN FACTORIES.View complete text