.color pigeon service .christien meindertsma

.color pigeon service .christien meindertsma


for customers outside eu: excl. 21% vat during checkout.

the ‘color pigeon service’ by christien meindertsma are hand made in the Netherlands of kvadrat fabric and filled with flax seeds.
each pigeon carries a small rolled-up note on the side of its tail for sending secret messenges.

these birds are made in all 45 available shades of ‘Kvadrat Canvas‘ to create a three-dimensional colour card. Check also the original flax linen pigeons.

• ordered colors can vary a little. in case the ordered color is sold we will send the most similar color available or will contact you •

size: 28 x 10 x 19 cm high

the pigeon project based on a permanent installation of linen pigeons for Texture, the museum of  flax in Kortrijk, Belgium. The installation is about the homing pigeons used for espionage during the First World War, some of which were captured and held in the building that is now the museum. Each pigeon is  filled with  flax seeds and covered in various kinds of natural Belgian linen.

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