Provenance

Photos by Jessi Baker

  • American Apparel Factory and HQ,

  • A simple haddock and leek risotto (with the rice cooked in lots of white wine!) Yum.

    A simple haddock and leek risotto (with the rice cooked in lots of white wine!) Yum.

    Finsbury Park, United Kingdom

  • Workshop

    Workshop

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Highgate Studios, United Kingdom

  • Fresh bread at E5

    Fresh bread at E5

    E5 Bakehouse, United Kingdom

  • Molten Aluminium

    Molten Aluminium

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Lacquer workshop in Beijing, China

    Lacquer workshop in Beijing, China

    National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

  • Polishing the cast chair leg

    Polishing the cast chair leg

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Out of the sand for polishing

    Out of the sand for polishing

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Cast chair leg

    Cast chair leg

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Removed the clamps

    Removed the clamps

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Molten aluminium is in the mould, too quick a process - couldn't take pics!

    Molten aluminium is in the mould, too quick a process - couldn't take pics!

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Time to pour the molten aluminium

    Time to pour the molten aluminium

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • The sand mould is complete

    The sand mould is complete

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Me adding more sand in layers

    Me adding more sand in layers

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Sand casting needs a lot of sand...

    Sand casting needs a lot of sand...

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Creating a new layer in the sand

    Creating a new layer in the sand

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • adding sand

    adding sand

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Making this chair starts with the careful making of a pattern to press into the sand

    Making this chair starts with the careful making of a pattern to press into the sand

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Angles are crucial to the design of this chair

    Angles are crucial to the design of this chair

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Ideas for how to clamp the chair together

    Ideas for how to clamp the chair together

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Initial sketches for the chair

    Initial sketches for the chair

    Royal College of Art, United Kingdom