Their works are designed using contemporary technology, but are always crafted and finished by hand. As a result, their collection consists of limited edition pieces that include both functional and sculptural works. Offset cube was created as an exploration to combine minimalist austerity with a luxurious sensibility. The result is a piece that is equal parts functional and conceptual. The bench is constructed of welded bronze over wood, and is upholstered in all-natural wool, latex foam, and cotton.
<a href="https://design-milk.com/offset-cube-videre-licet/offsetcube_viderelicet_4/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="https://design-milk.com/images/2018/09/offsetcube_viderelicet_4-810x579.jpg" alt="Offset Cube by Videre Licet" /></a> <a href="http://www.viderelicet.com/offset-cube" rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Offset Cube</a> is a minimalist bench designed by Los Angeles-based studio <a href="http://www.viderelicet.com/" rel="noopener external noreferrer" data-wpel-link="external">Videre Licet</a>, which is a collaboration between artist and designer Daniele Albright and design curator Stefan Lawrence. Their work is generally characterized by an intersection between art and design, having described it as “conceptual glamour.”
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Cho has steadily gained the attention of ceramic lovers locally and globally for a body of work characterized by its energetic combinations of colors drawn from traditional Korean textiles intermingled with a bizarro-geometric sensibility in the same vein of Ettore Sottsass. Under the banner of “made for play”, each of Cho’s pieces operate with
<a href="https://design-milk.com/eunbi-cho-invisible-city-of-clay/eunbi-cho-5/" data-wpel-link="internal"><img src="https://design-milk.com/images/2018/07/Eunbi-Cho-5-810x551.jpg" alt="Ceramicist Eunbi Cho’s Invisible City of Clay" /></a> Inside a small studio located at an armpit intersection conjoining the Los Angeles State Historic Park with one of the city’s most defiantly industrial zones, ceramicist <a href="https://www.eunbi.us/" data-wpel-link="external" rel="external noopener noreferrer">Eunbi Cho</a> has been busy conjuring the skyline of an imaginary city. Piece by piece, the LA ceramicist has diligently composed a cityscape once only mapped by memory, inspired by a 1972 Italian novel about imaginary cities.
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