Dolomite Table

Designed by Simon Johns

Simon Johns is a fine arts–trained designer living and working in the secluded woods of East-Bolton in southern Quebec, Canada. Illustrating a conversation between the fabricated and the elemental, Simon creates one-off and limited-edition pieces of sculptural furniture and lighting. His work is a product of observing and living with the pure and raw shapes of his surroundings. The unaltered physical traits of primary materials are harnessed to evoke the emotions one feels in their presence. Using a variety of materials as vocabulary, he plays with their capabilities in mimicry, having them reference or reflect each other in precisely crafted poetic compositions. The outcome is work that is imbued with a sense of contemplation, as if we are to evaluate our connection to our own environment.

Description

Dolomite is a one of a kind sculptural coffee table. It was inspired by the outcrops of stone in the studio’s environs. The wood parts mimic the seemingly haphazard geometries of fractured sedimentary stone.

The ‘lost-foam’ cast aluminum parts were done in Brecht Gander’s studio, and selective polishing celebrates their primitive textures. The tables’ aluminum surface is hand polished to a satin finish and its soft sheen provides a hazy reflection.

 

 

Dimensions

18”H x 47”W x 23”D

Materials & Options

Bleached Ash, Cast Aluminum, Polished Aluminum.

Contact Us

Contact Hollace Cluny for more information at 416 968 7894 or send us an inquiry.
  • 245 Davenport Rd.
    First Floor
    Toronto, ON
    M5R 1K1
  • Showroom is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. Saturdays by appointment only. Sundays closed.

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