can I say? I like to make things. I have done it all
my life. I am constantly collecting images and ideas
in my mind and building furniture helps me clear some
space to fill up again. Since 1997 I have basically
been held captive by the possibilities of bent planes
held in tension. Since then I have worked with sheets
of wood, steel, and composites and have painted and
wrapped my designs. I am not a purist craftsman, but
am mostly interested in seeing my designs in reality.
I like to build things quickly, in a simple, sensible
way that generates a practical quality.
I am interested in beauty, durability, sustainability
and, believe it or not, function. There is difficulty,
however, in giving new shapes to old functions.
is what keeps me going; to find that perfect combination
of beautiful shape made with honest structure, durability
for real life, and comfort for the real body and real
Steel & patina
19 x 33 x 92”