Culture Object

objects context history who cares


Hand carved wood bowls by Casey Reed Johnson


Function follows form. Inspired by function but guided by form, the designer's working principle is to first conjure the shape, then work to make the function aparent.

Working with the time-honored creative practice of observing nature and the figure, the process is to then abstract and extract from this penultimate fount to develop new sculptural shapes. This method is a means to discover and reveal the relationship between natural and the artificial.

Double landscape bowl in cherry with charred interior. Inv.#1081
Measures 5" tall x 16.25" long x 10.5" wide, Price: $1,450
Purchasing inquiries: info@cultureobject.com
 
1082
Landscape bowl in charred cherry with chiseled outer surface. Inv.#1082
Measures 5.25" tall x 15.5" long x 10.5" wide, Price: $1,450
Purchasing inquiries: info@cultureobject.com
1084
Landscape bowl in spalted box elder. Inv.#1084
Measures 4" tall x 12" long x 11.25" wide, Price: $950
Purchasing inquiries: info@cultureobject.com
1085
Landscape bowl in indigo dyed poplar, chisled interior surface. Inv.#1085
Measures 5.25" tall x 11" diameter, Price: $950
Purchasing inquiries: info@cultureobject.com
1083
Platform bowl in charred elm with butterfly key joint. Inv.#1083
Measures 7" tall x 14.5" diameter, Price: $1,250
Purchasing inquiries: info@cultureobject.com