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Kumiko Cabinets by Staffan Holm for Ariake Collection

If you ever visit Japan, you will probably encounter the fantastic craftsmanship that can be seen in the traditional art of Kumiko screens. The wooden screens are often used as privacy screens and or room dividers and can be very simple or consist of incredibly intricate geometric patterns. The Kumiko cabinets are inspired by the graphic expression and craftsmanship and I wanted to combine the simplistic Japanese and Scandinavian expressions into new form.

Kumiko Cabinets, by Staffan Holm, for Ariake Collection


Monday, April 10th, 2017


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2 Responses to
“Kumiko Cabinets by Staffan Holm for Ariake Collection”

  1. NathanDavidson Says:

    How Japanese in design! These storage cupboards are sure to draw a lot of interest since people are very into the whole Asian and oriental design look these days!

  2. PaulChau Says:

    I like the flexibility that this storage cabinet offers. The net screen is also good at partially concealing the content inside while still displaying it in a subtle manner. This design would also be great for room partitions in my opinion.

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