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Life Wood Works

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US$ 435

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2016

cut the log

Material: Wood

Unique Item

Dimensions: 16.0cm(H) x 55.0cm(W) x 43.0cm(D) / 6.3"(H) x 21.7"(W) x 16.9"(D)

Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.

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I created the image of a rugged rock.
I fired a little around and express the texture of the rock. The hip line is conscious and rounded.
Women of course It is the comfort that a man sits, and a large seat side wraps gently.

■ What's Gorotans?
Series work that is cut out from the log called "Gorotans."
The reason why it is "bent and hard to use" and "irregular" when I cut down a tree

The base part of the tree which is left behind is called "Gorotan" in the industry term.
It takes a long time for such a large log to return to the soil

In the meantime, if it is swept away by rain or sediment disaster, there is a risk that accumulates large damage to rivers and dams.

It becomes so wonderful when the hand is added to phlegm about being treated such a hindrance.

I hope that even those that are not usually worth it will be able to make a very worthwhile effort by changing their perspective.

■ "What you think is good from the heart" to the next generation
We want to use good things for a long time.
There are four conditions in our work.

*Long-term use
*Life is enriched
*Things that don't get bored
*To be able to fix

It is durable, and the mind is a little more than usual when there is it, and the design which makes you want to touch it is simple, and I try to make such a thing that can be used for a long time by fixing it even when it is broken by any chance.

■ Actually use it this way.
Sit directly on the mat, such as a sofa table, I fit a little high desk.
When I use a personal computer for a long time, I use a leg so as not to numbness.

■ Three Services
"I want you to choose to find a partner and raise it like a child."

■ Other
Materials: Japanese cedar
finish: Bees Wax

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Artist Profile

Born: 1989

Hometown: Toyama, Japan

Lives and Works: Kumamoto, Japan

Since I moved to Kumamoto 2013, I started to do my own woodworking.

I had a request for a large wooden playground equipment from a kindergarten in 2014, and I made a pool of a large log slide and 3000 wood balls.

2016 Start making a stool "gorotans" from the log.
2017 joint Exhibition "40 People of wood Furniture exhibition" (Nagoya)
2018 Solo Exhibition "Gorotans" (White Cube in Nagoya)

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