to celebrate Design Days 2023, Targets Fulton Market showroom From June 12th to 14th.
target Tarkett will open a new showroom in Fulton Market in June 2022. In addition to the 10,000-square-foot space, Tarkett has access to the building’s rooftop patio, which offers 360-degree views of the city skyline. Overall, the space is designed to meet the needs of today’s workstyles with natural light, outdoor access, and flexible spaces for both independent and collaborative work.
The showroom was designed by Kuchar, a women-owned boutique based in Chicago. Project designer Rachel Benitez said the space draws inspiration from the dynamic Fulton Market district and its industrial roots.
“The space is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows, so it’s surrounded by natural light, downtown views, city life, and the constant movement of the former industrial district. It creates a clean backdrop that gently nods to the character of the region, a beauty that truly celebrates the floor,” Benitez said.
To celebrate Design Days 2023 across the Fulton Market district from June 12-14, Tarquet’s Fulton Market showroom will become Co.Lab™, featuring the brand’s latest collaborative collections and hands-on Specializing in artistic activities.
After two years of working remotely, Turkett has noticed a growing desire to reconnect as more people transition to hybrid work styles that better support their overall well-being. Tarkett’s Collaboration It was this process of building and creating together as individuals that inspired his collections.
The new collection is the result of a collaborative mark-making process led by O’Moray Simmons, Vice President of Commercial Business Design at Tarquet. A former art educator, Simmons has experience guiding designers in technology and concept development, transforming art into products. That process is evident in the collection’s design patterns, created by layering, integrating, and transforming the marks of various team members into something far greater than the sum of its parts.
“In creating this collection, our goal was to celebrate hyper-collaboration through collaborative artwork,” says Simmons. “We set out to do some hands-on research—making marks, spraying and brushing watercolors, stacking papers. We shared our steps, selected each other’s work to blend with ours, and provided feedback along the way.”
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Tarkett Co.Lab™ fosters collaboration and community
During Design Days, Tarkett’s showroom will become Co.Lab™, highlighting the power of collaboration and community through a series of educational sessions, hands-on artistic activities and panel discussions with some of the biggest names in the design industry.Find out more and register for the session here.
In addition to showcasing Tarkett’s latest product collection, the showroom serves as a daily working space for local employees and as a gathering space for customer meetings and events. Large meeting rooms, private offices, open collaboration areas, and full kitchens are all surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows with access to small balconies and expansive rooftops. Clients have access to Tarkett’s entire library of product solutions, making it an ideal place to gather inspiration for their current projects.
The Fulton Market District has been transformed into a remarkable design destination, home to restaurants, entertainment and many of the world’s leading architecture and design brands.
collaboration collection (Coming soon!) includes a variety of LVT and soft surface options. The combination of patterns and platforms in the collection (spanning tile carpet, powerbond and LVT) provide spaces with the agility to respond to changing demands. The collection offers a solution not only for crowded co-working areas, but also for quiet, head-down zones, enabling an environment that embraces nervous and diverse ways of working.
Like all Tarkett flooring, the Collaboration Collection contributes to safe and healthy interiors and helps improve indoor air quality.In fact, powerbond® RS is the first soft surface flooring that is asthma and allergy friendly.® certification. In further evidence of the company’s comprehensive commitment to materials optimization and minimizing climate impact, Tarquet’s science-based short-term emissions reduction targets were validated by the Science-Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) in January. it was done.
“As enthusiastic advocates of the circular economy, we know that driving change for a better future is a collective effort,” says Tarkett North America Product, Innovation, Design and Sustainability. Senior Vice President, Paul Young said. “The collaborative collection explores this process through creativity and inclusivity, because the only way we can create the future we want is to build it together.”
- Tours: Please contact Rachel Brewer for a private showroom tour.
- position: Fulton Market Tarkett is located in the Fulton East Building, 215 N. Peoria, Floor 10, Chicago, IL 60607. To simplify transportation during Design Day, a complimentary shuttle will be provided to and from Fulton Market and Merchandise Mart, where the neocon is held. will also be held at the same time.