Textile architecture – about sound absorbing facades and textiles in urban landscapes
Other - Exhibition, 2019

The exhibition “Textile architecture” features the result of how two architects and a textile designer have collaborated and experimented with designing textile modules to improve the sound landscape in urban spaces. The exhibition is one of the results of an artistic research project, “Urban Materiality – Towards New Collaborations in Textile and Architectural Design”, with funding from the Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådet) /Artistic research, that is ongoing from 2016 to 2019.

Exhibited at Form/Design Center in Malmö, vernissage 13 November 2019, exhibition open 13 November 2019 till 12 January 2020.

Textile architecture

facade modules


urban soundscape


Kristina Fridh

Academy for Arts and Crafts

Margareta Zetterblom

University of Borås

Paula Femenias

Chalmers, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Building Design

Urban Materiality - towards New Collaborations in Textile and Architectural Design

Swedish Research Council (VR) (2015-02014), 2016-01-01 -- 2018-12-31.

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Civil Engineering

Areas of Advance

Building Futures (2010-2018)

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