Brand’s Overview / Information :
Founded in 2000 by Joanna Michalowicz, Asha Carpets offer hand made carpets that merges the worlds of art and craft to produce design legacies of lasting impact.
Asha creates unique works of art that acknowledge the styles and patterns of various world cultures and the contemporary vision of its artists. Using the finest hand-spun wool, Asha Carpets are hand woven in China and Nepal by skilled artisans. The resulting product represents the perfect synthesis of functionality and sumptuous beauty.
Joanna Michalowicz itself, the founder and driving force behind Asha Carpets, has trained as aweaer commenced in Nowy Wisnicz, Poland, at the renowned Art and Design School. Consequently, she worked at the National Museum in Cracow restoring national treasures.
After relocating to the United States, Joanna continued her education at New York City;s Parsons School of Design, receiving BFA in painting and sculpture. Until recently, Joanna established and presided over the deartment of restoration for New York’s pretogopus antique carpet dealer H|F.J. Hakimian.
As a weaver, painter, designer and textile conservator, she is uniquely qualified to oversee the production of carpets througn every stage, from inception to completion.
Contact Details / Address :
94-98 Nassau Avenue, Suite 360
Brooklyn, NY 11222