February 12, 2008
Brintons, the world's leading producer of custom woven Axinster carpet,
unveils its major new collection of custom carpet designs entitled
Biedermeier during a special presentation at the Milwaukee Art Museum The broad scope of designs, presented in four colorways
through renderings and dramatic photography in a set of four colorful
catalogs, are suitable for a wide variety of commercial interiors and can
also be adapted in color and scale to meet actual project criteria. For
more information contact (

June 2007
Architex ( is pleased to announce winning the 2007
Best of NeoCon Gold Award for its Biedermeier collection, inspired by
Milwaukee Art Museum's exhibition, Biedermeier: The Invention of
Simplicity. Chosen from hundreds of entries, the collection consists of
five pattern, all of which are woven in a Trevira CS and flame resistant
polyester blend, making the textiles appropriate for upholstery, drapery
and panel. Contract magazine sponsored
and held the award ceremony.

June 2007
Biedermeier Inspired collaboration between Architex
and Milwaukee Art Museum ( is featured in June issue of
Metropolis magazine in article entitled, "Biedermeier
is Back".

May 2007
Architex Contract Fabrics introduces its new 'Biedermeier Inspired' line
at the Hospitality Design Show in Las Vegas. Designed in collaboration
with the Milwaukee Art Museum, the five patterns are inspired by the
museum's exhibition, Biedermeier: The Invention of Simplicity.