Some clients want perfection, but art cannot be perfect and perfection isn’t art - between the two there is a place of natural beauty that I seek.
south african furniture maker pierre cronjé has been a creative force in the industry for near 25 years. his sustained insistence on quality products has gained him high ranking recognition in manufacturing circles and his recent expansion into more creative avenues, departing from the traditional furniture making to include intelligent and fresh products, have earned him acclaim from the design community. his work maintains the traditional wooden craft methods and is deeply influenced by the cape furniture tradition - thoroughly steeped in a european heritage and colonial influence. i especially enjoy his quirky takes and raw ‘arte povera’ style….