Projects

Chair No. 14

De Ambachtenfabriek

Foundation de Ambachtenfabriek made it it’s aim to develop and save the chaircaners profession. The Chair no. 14 project focusses on giving a new twist to a traditional craft. They researched technique, material and traditional patterns. This knowledge is to be used to design a new type of chair with a new type of weaving. The research is a collaboration between designer Anne de Jongh, chair caners Renate van Biezen and Esmé Hofman, woodworkers Jan Kuperus & Rienk Gardenier and Leentje Hengel who is an expert in vegetal fabric dyeing.


(articles)
  1. Crossing Parallels
  2. Harmen Brethouwer
  3. AD HOC
  4. Asha Swillens
  5. Wicked Light ANNY& Esmé
  6. Projects
  7. Chair No. 14
  8. Pollinators Paradise
  9. Scarred Vessels
  10. Ubuntu
  11. Trade Union
  12. Pine Skins
  13. Woven Willow for te
  14. Matmatic

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