Chair - CODAworx


Submitted by Mat Nelen

Client: Matveeva

Location: Honolulu, United States

Completion date: 2016

Artwork budget: $2,000

Project Team

Art Consultant

Tom Walker

Industry Resource

Linda Yamamoto


Butcher-block style lounge chair on a welded steel frame. Using 154 pieces of wenge, walnut, laurel, and cherry wood.


Create a simple chair that complements a classic postmodern design.


The collaboration was really open, which was great. Simply to make a stool that fit within a specified aesthetic. The materials and design were all up to me. The legs went through a few iterations, but ultimately keeping it simple, yet solid, was the best pairing.