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Amer­i­can de­signer Philip Michael Wolf­son ex­am­ines the ab­strac­tion, fold­ing and lay­er­ing of dif­fer­ent ma­te­rial in this im­por­tant work from the Origami se­ries. The chair, which also comes in patina steel, is made out of welded and folded sheet steel with 24K gold leaf. Wolf­son was men­tored by Zaha Ha­did, and then worked as head of de­sign in her stu­dio for 10 years. In 1991, he es­tab­lished his own stu­dio in Lon­don, and in 1999 in Mi­ami. His func­tional and sculp­tural art­works have been shown at lead­ing in­ter­na­tional art and de­sign ex­hi­bi­tions to great ac­claim.

Philip Michael Wolf­son (Part of Bri­tainTakesShape ex­hi­bi­tion); Lon­don, UK; Dh110,000 De­sign Days Dubai is at d3 March 14-17. For event and de­signer in­for­ma­tion, visit de­sign­days­

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