Ruth Slavid talks architecture

Riveting invention

Posted in wood by ruthslavid on October 22, 2010

Furniture designer David Colwell took the Innovation Award at the Wood Awards last night for his Achair.

Like all his furniture, it uses ash in its construction. The particular cleverness here is the use of a tubular copper rivet to create the joints.

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