Karina Nielsen Rios

Textile designer Karina Nielsen Rios lives and works in Copenhagen. Her accomplished work combines innovative construction with aesthetic insight and skilled craftsmanship.

Nielsen Rios’s work is research driven: She is particularly fascinated by gauze weaving and her studies of South American weaving techniques have inspired her contemporary works.

The desire to innovate and explore the possibilities of high-tech materials is always present in her work that is, as a result, often at the cutting-edge of her discipline. 

A conversation with Karina Rios

Patio – the non-toxic outdoor textile