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The Creek Armchair by Sandro Lopez Defies Traditional Design Ideals

By: Jana Pijak - Published: • References: sandrolopez & mocoloco
Industrial designer Sandro Lopez is the creative genius behind his latest creation, the Creek Armchair. Exploring the transformative properties of his chosen wood material, Lopez bent and molded his medium into a furniture piece that is both comfortable and aesthetically striking.

The practical seater earned the status of ‘Wood Awards’ 2012 finalist by the Swiss Association of Carpenters and Craftsmen. Paying tribute to the age-old material, designer Sandro Lopez' wooden Creek armchair aims to express the constant presence of wood in our living environments.

The designer's stunning furniture piece evokes the materials' durability, versatility and aesthetic beauty that is warm to both sight and touch. Marrying traditional craftsmanship techniques with digital technology, the designer's creation paves the way for modern wood innovations. Stats for Bent Wood Furnishings Trending: This Year & Warm
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