‘Willow Chair’ – a collaboration between basket maker Annemarie O’Sullivan and furniture maker Gareth Neal. Made from willow and ash, the chair combines traditional basket-making techniques with contemporary design.
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'Willow Chair' – a unique piece showcasing traditional craft for a contemporary audience. Inspired by the tactile qualities of willow, furniture maker Gareth Neal has partnered with master basket-maker Annemarie O’Sullivan on this chair, which was designed for Decorex in 2016. The chair, through its intricately weaved back, references traditional basket-making techniques.
About Annemarie O'Sullivan
Annemarie O’Sullivan is a basket maker based in East Sussex who makes modern pieces using ancient basket-making techniques. She grows around twenty different types of willow on a half-acre plot near her home. She is passionate about seeing the making process through from source to finished piece.
About Gareth Neal
Gareth Neal is a Dalston-based furniture maker with a unique approach to design. Through material inventiveness, curiosity and reinterpretation, he has helped to shape a new era within the context of design and craft.
Gareth’s work ranges from individual pieces for the international collectors market, to bespoke commissions for private clients and the design of production pieces for industry.
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