Ridge is a chair designed with the idea of seamlessly integrating wood and metal.  Taking advantage of the aluminum channel’s strength allowed for this planar form to take shape.




Furniture Design Inspiration

Concept: Inspiration comes from furniture that appears planar, seamless and sleek like the examples below.





























Also, creative way to integrate different materials, like the examples below, became a source of inspiration.

























The goal of my piece is to integrate these two concepts.  Layering and intertwining the 2 materials in a new and interesting way led me to the idea of seamlessly integrating wood and metal.