In Santa Marta on the Caribbean coast, Rafael and his friends produce chairs from plastic string and tubular steel in »momposino« weaving technique, which are typical of the region. On this basis, Sebastian Herkner designed the »caribe« range of furniture, that ames will be introducing as part of the sala collection.
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ABOUT THE DESIGNER
Sebastian Herkner was born in 1981 in Bad Mergentheim. He studied product design at the HfG Offenbach am Main (Offenbach University of Art and Design), already focusing during his studies on designing objects and furniture merging various cultural contexts, combining new technologies with traditional craftsmanship in order to highlight the multifaceted beauty of the materials and draw renewed ...