What is this? A designed cube, a chair, or maybe a table? But it's so beautiful with the exposed wood, and the Kollektiv Plus Zwei founders Stefanie Högl and Matthias Borowski seem to have found that sweet spot between art, design and styling.
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.