New L.A. Box Collective of furniture artists to show latest work Saturday in Chinatown
In conjunction with Chinatown Art Night on Saturday in Los Angeles, the newly formed L.A. Box Collective of furniture designers and makers kicks off a show, "So Happy Together,” with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. at Fifth Floor Gallery.
The 12-member collective is committed to environmentally conscious design and production. The members include Cliff Spencer, Sidecar Furniture, caseandgrain, whyrHymer, Robert Apodaca, Stranger Furniture, Edward Pine Stevens, Riiska Design and Topher Paterno.
Fifth Floor is at 502 Chung King Court in Chinatown. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays or by appointment.
For more information: (213) 687-8443; www.fifthfloorgallery.com.
For a look at some of the gorgeous handcrafted furnishings that will be on sale at the gallery, keep reading ...
Photo: Andy Riiska's tables are made from reclaimed redwood, maple, oak and Douglas fir. The taller, square-topped design can be used as a pair, set on either side of a sofa, or used in combination with the lower Pac-Man-shaped piece. The tables sell for $400 to $500 each.
Photos from Fifth Floor Gallery
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