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ArtistStephanie Laura Huber
This Armchair has been carved from a single piece of wood with a chainsaw.
The design aimed at integrating the inherent tendency of wood to crack and anticipating by a large central cut. This is seminal to the design process, to bring comfort and overall shape.
Bio Born in Germany, Stephanie Huber holds a Master's Degree in Forestry (2008). Stephanie has over 20 years of experience as a woodcarver, mostly realizing masterpieces with chainsaws. She has created a body of fine work of wood sculptures and was commissioned to craft by private owners and institutions. Stephanie’s work is permanently exhibited all around the world from Canada to Italy, from Japan to Germany. Recently, she focused on creating fine art series reflecting “mind - people - - place”. Modern and substantial, Stephanie’s sculptures are an invitation to touch, to use, and experience.