但丁说“：人类的至善之境是它获得最大自由之时。”而当你渴望自由时，你家的那面墙，也正渴望自由如你。Dante Alighieri said, "The human race finds itself in a better situation when it has the higher level of freedom." Now your home can also find itself in a better situation when you are free to express yourself.
If you are preparing to decorate a new home, face a blank wall and imagine the possibilities. Wallpaper, paint, hand-painted, paneled? Think these are too common and want your home to stand out from the norm? IXXI from the Netherlands may be the answer. Let's get into the world of IXXI and discover the inspiration and ideas of the designers.
Like many of the inventions in the world, the birth of IXXI was a beautiful accident. In the summer of 2009, interior designers Paulien and Eric of Studio Parade collaborated with graphic designer Roel Vaessen on a project where they had to integrate twenty thousand cards into one.
In the process of overcoming this difficult problem, ‘IXXI' came into being. And then the story started.
The three young designers have created simple X and I shaped pieces, and on the basis of that, a modular wall decoration product is made up of a series of square cards. This clever design allows everyone to bring his or her thoughts to the forefront and create a unique wall face.
Just a year since their founding, IXXI was successfully nominated for a Dutch
跟这世上大多数的发明相似，IXXI的诞生也是一桩美丽的意外。2009年夏天，室内设计师 Paulien和 Eric（Studio Parade）与平面设计师 Roel Vaessen在一次项目合作中遇到一个难题—他们要把两万张卡片连成一体。就在克服这个难题的过程中，“IXXI”应运而生。
design award and went on to commercial success. Absolutely, it opened the door for them to develop in the future.
ROCK THE WORLD
The partners soon set up the IXXI website that sells their stylish wares. As a customer, you have three choices: one is to enlarge a single picture with a IXXI system, the second is to make a collage, and the third to make an abstract pixel image.
People can upload their own pictures, or they can choose from the selection in the IXXI picture library. When you select a good picture on the site and determine how it is made, your picture will be enlarged, printed and rendered to numerous 20x20cm cards.
The card material is made of special paper produced from synthetic materials, they will use X and I shape of successive pieces together after being fixed to the wall, a side wall with countless changes artistic features. If fixed on the frame that connects to the ceiling, they can even become a partition screen to divide up a large space.
Good designs will be popular for its utility. Having prevailed in the market, IXXI have started cooperation with many well-known institutions and companies such as the National Museum of Amsterdam (Rijksmuseum), V&A, Van Gogh Museum and Prado Museum, Miffy Company, and Getty Images.
Even timeless icons from Disney and Star Wars have joined their ranks lately.
These novel and practical wall products are popular in the founder's home country of the Netherlands, but have also found popularity in Germany, Britain, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Switzerland, Spain, Portugal, and Japan. Since 2014, IXXI has been unveiled every year at Paris' MAISON & OBJET furniture exhibition.
DEFINITE SPACE, INDEFINITE ART
Although the wall is fixed, a blank wall is arguably the most versatile canvas in your home. Give the freedom back to the wall, and you'll get the most personal experience. IXXI, which combines hand-painted, collage and DIY elements, has to be the ideal wall decoration art that can best present
WE THOUGHT IT WAS A GREAT IDEA THAT PEOPLE COULD CREATE A COMPLETE WALL PRODUCT AT HOME, WHERE THEY COULD CHANGE CARDS AND IN WHICH THEY COULD EXPRESS ALL THEIR CREATIVITY.
随后，三人很快成立了IXXI网站，成功地做起了电商。身为顾客，你有三种选择：一是用IXXI系统放大单张图片，二是制作一幅拼贴画，三是制成一张抽象的像素化图片。人们可以上传自己与家人的照片或是任何心仪的美貌图片，也可以选用IXXI图片库中的海量艺术美图。当你在网站上选择好图片并确定了制作方式，你的图片就会被放大印刷并呈现到无数张20 x 20 cm大小、0.33 mm厚的方形卡片上。将这种由合成材料生产的特殊纸片，用X形和I形连接件结合 在一起之后固定到墙上，就成了一面变化无穷的特色艺术墙。如果将它们固定在连接天花板的框架上，甚至也可以成为隔断房间的屏风。
"We feel that it's great to let people design a whole wall at home," says Roel Vaessen, one of the creative directors and co-founders of IXXI. "When they need to change, they can change a few cards and express their creativity."
This kind of intimate original intention and service have earned IXXI a large number ofloyal customers, and for many years they continue to put forward creative ideas, encouraging IXXI to continue to develop. Fans of the company are also pleasantly surprised to every time the site's picture library is updated.
The Miffy and Disney series will be sure to delight young funs and give parents and their children an opportunity to bond over their creativity. In the other corner, Star Wars fanatics will be able to proudly display their love of the franchise on their wall.
Creating this level of practicality to something that could have been too easily artistically aloof is one of IXXI's greatest strengths. Their existence is not merely a beautiful accident, but a well-thought out solution to meet the desire of people to express themselves in their home environment.
If you are interested in these works and desire for an impactful splash of individuality at home, then the items mentioned in this article are available for order on the company's website.
You'll find that your imagination and freedom may be recovered through DIY of the white walls.
国、比利时、法国、中国香港、瑞士、西班牙、葡萄牙、日本等地纷纷畅销起来。自2014年以来，IXXI更是每年都亮相了巴黎MAISON & OBJET家饰展，得到了各国媒体的广泛关注。
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Flower Stillife cooperated with Rijksmuseum;
Detail of Chinese Wallpaper cooperated with V&A
cooperated with Van Gogh Museum
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