What really happens in the encounter between craft and design, what fundamental differences in thought, planning and execution characterize the objects produced by the craftsman and the designer ?
These are the questions which inspired Rami Tareef.
"The project came from my faith, as a young designer, that we should preserve traditional crafts by upgrading them through design, placing them in the contemporary context of today's culture."
The stainless steel chair becomes a frame for the three dimensional weaving. The spaces, or voids, are shapes which add to the visual interest, the whole forms a comfortable and remarkable seating surface. The sturdy X Chairs is designed for daily use and is perfectly suitable indoors or out.