SOFA: Hamper by Arturo Montanelli and Ezio Riva. Visible frame consists of fourteen solid wood slats in a parallel formation, resembling the shape of a hamper. This structure holds the upholstered seat, back and arms.
Israeli designer Hilla Shamia uniquely joins the materials of aluminum and wood in this Wood Casting series. Using a whole tree trunk, Shamia pours molten aluminum directly onto the wood, which burns the surface and darkens the wood.
Sleek, elegant Japanese design: Created by designer Yukio Hashimoto. The pieces are hand crafted using the traditional Japanese craft technique of "wappa" or wood bending. Wooden boards are bent in hot water, creating beautiful curves