Design or art hero: “When I first came across the work of Piet Hein Eek I felt a sense of calm and relief. It was encouraging to see from his career that it’s possible to earn a living using simple materials to make beautiful and functional furniture. The steel-plate cabinet above has to be one of my personal favorites; its asymmetry actually reminds me of one of my favorite Shaker cabinets.”
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Design or art hero: “When I first came across the work of Piet Hein Eek I felt a sense of calm and relief. It was encouraging to see from his career that it’s possible to earn a living using simple materials to make beautiful and functional furniture. The steel-plate cabinet above has to be one of my personal favorites; its asymmetry actually reminds me of one of my favorite Shaker cabinets.”