Spotlight: Studio Van den Akker
Studio Van den Akker is a collection of made-to-order furniture, lighting and architectural products designed by Rob Copley and Sean Robins, the team behind Van den Akker Antiques and Galerie Van den Akker.
Each piece in the Studio Van den Akker collection is hand crafted from the finest materials creating a unique experience of modern luxury. Rob and Sean have selected the highest quality woods, metals and finishes for the collection, using construction techniques not found in new furniture for decades. At the same time, modern advances are not ignored; many of the pieces in the collection can be constructed in fully sustainable, green materials.The collection that Rob and Sean created fills a distinct need in the design community for a modern, yet warm, line of furniture that references the past but is anchored in today’s modern lifestyle.
The Barney Club features an exposed wood frame which is available in a variety of woods, stains and finishes with inset metal panels on its armrests which is also available in a variety of metal finishes and is fully customizable. The Jules Dining Table features a base with thick glass legs and a central bracket in unlacquered polished brass. The Jules is available with a sunburst or book matched round top with or without exterior leaves. The top is also available in a variety of wood species as well as in a variety of stains and finishes. The Jules is can also be ordered with a custom top of metal encased in resin by WUD. The Jules is fully customizable.
The Edward Sofa is available as a sofa or sectional and features loose seat and backrest cushions as well loose bolster armrests. The Edward is available in a variety of woods, stains and finishes and is fully customizable. The Finn Console is hand built to any specification and features an inset glass top. The Finn is available in a variety of woods, stains and finishes.
The Goddard Swivel Club (left) features a solid Maple hand built frame with a loose seat cushion and back kidney pillow. The Rosso Club (center) features cast metal legs which are available in a variety of finishes with exposed bolt details. The Christopher Club (right) features a solid Maple frame and features a tight seat and back. The splayed tapering legs are available in a variety of wood species as well as a variety of stains and finishes.
The Silvio Mirror (left) features a cast brass textured asymmetrical frame and is available in three sizes. The Large Kita Wall Mirror (center) by Melissa A. Cromwell for Studio Van den Akker features a hand made ceramic frame which is available in a variety of glazes. The Kita is fully customizable to any specifications. The Adriana Sideboard (right) is shown with four doors clad in cast brass panels. The Adriana is available in a variety of wood species as well as a variety of stains and finishes. The Adriana is fully customizable to any specifiaction.
The Moonpool Cocktail table (left) by James Bearden for Studio Van den Akker features a round glass top and a hand made metal base which is available in a variety of finishes. The Moonpool is fully customizable to any specifications. The Josef Dining Table (right) features a cast bronze base with a round glass top. The glass can be specified in a variety of thicknesses in either regular or star fire glass.
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