Friedemann crafts these simple wooden forms that are inspired by contemporary ceramics, making the walls thin and using a subtle colours and unusual surface texture.
A selection of functional but sculptural looking objects by Japanese studio Shimoo Design, who mainly specialise in making handcrafted furniture. Shimoo was founded in Toyama Prefecture in 1997 by husband and wife duo Kazuhiko and Saori Shimoo. They’ve been experimenting with a variety of differen
I'm constantly amused by the internet, you set off looking for one very specific topic and it often throws you completely in another direction. One thing I'm sure you've seen us mention previously is the fact we'd like to highlight more work here in Europe that takes on similar design sensibilities
After enjoying the talents of origami artist Robert J Lang yesterday I thought I'd head towards Japan where the craft originates from in search of further inspiration today. I didn't come across anymore origami but I did stop by at the Analog life online shop where they had lots of wooden vessels up