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HARRY ROCKING STOOL
by Kenneth Cobonpue

Kenneth Cobonpue began his passage to design in 1987 studying Industrial Design at Pratt Institute in New York. While completing his degree, he apprenticed for a leather and wood workshop near Florence, Italy. In 1994, he studied Furniture Marketing and Production at the Export Akademie Baden-Württemberg in Reutlingen, Germany under a private and state scholarship program, and subsequently worked in Bielefeld and Munich.

He returned home to Cebu, Philippines in 1996, to manage Interior Crafts of the Islands, Inc.... a furniture design and manufacturing company founded in 1972 by Kenneth's mother, Betty Cobonpue, a designer famous for creating new techniques in working with rattan. Discovering that modern design could have a new face using natural fibers and materials as the medium, Kenneth slowly created the pieces which form his collection today. Integrating locally sourced organic materials with innovative hand-made production techniques has offered an alternative to the Western definition of modern design.

Rocking stool with microfiber fabric strips stitched on interchangeable covers over a stainless steel rocking base.

features

• stainless steel, foam, fabric

specs

• measures 28d x 67w x 55h cm or 11d x 26.5w x 21.75h inches

notes

• lead time is 12 to 14 weeks


harry rocking stool
KC-HARRY$835.00
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