Wooden chair JUN
Woodworking furniture／Misasa Town, Tohaku County, Tottori Prefecture
I was born in 1964 in Misasa Town, Tottori Prefecture, and studied art at Nara University of Education.
I was interested in woodworking, so in college I worked hard making things that had nothing to do with my studies, such as speakers, tablets, food carts, and skateboards. After working for a chair design company, making wooden chairs became my life’s work. 1998, I lived in Nara Prefecture and created wood works. His works have been selected for “Asahi Craft”, “Japan Craft”, and “Takaoka Craft”.
In 2013, he set up a studio in Misasa Town, Tottori Prefecture, Believing that furniture is a tool for daily life, she holds workshops to make simple and practical chairs and tables.