valentin loellman: fall / winter
mar 28, 2011
valentin loellman: fall / winter


‘fall / winter’ bench by valentin loellman

 

 

‘fall / winter by valentin loellmann for galerie gosserez, paris is a collection that is characterized by a working process
similar to that in which mortise-and-tenon joints are used to connect hazel branches to an oak top.
a mixture of sawdust and glue is used to fill and round off these connections resulting in an aesthetic
of organic forms in which no sharp edges remain.

 

 


‘fall / winter’ stool

 

 

each of the pieces are burned and treated with wax, and then the tops are sanded, polished and treated with oil,
resulting in a contrast of warm, yellow wood with matte black charcoal legs. the hazel branches were chosen for their
strength and straightness, producing a natural dynamic final structure, each one unique. each piece is hand-made,
marked and numbered.

 

 


detail of the black matte legs

 

 

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