Bare untreated oak wood combines with distinctive modern Scandinavian design in the Maissi Bench.
Beautifully rounded arm and backrests combine with a simple flat seating plain, creating a stunning, artful juxtaposition. Used in a hallway, living room or bedroom, the bench creates a useful seating solution wherever it is placed.
Wesley Walters and Salla Luhtasela are Helsinki-based designers specialising in ceramic tableware and wooden furniture. They share an interest in functional, understated forms that highlight each material’s tactile qualities, as well as in the production process itself. They met while studying at Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture and have collaborated on a broad range of professional projects under the studio name Kaksikko.