One of A Kind
  1. Hikarikata
  2. Komisen

  1. Watari Ago
  2. Wanagi Komi
  3. Jyuji
  4. Ari
  5. Shiribasami
  6. Ari Hozu
  7. Ari Gata Oire

Jennifer Yoko Olson for Base 10
  1. Haniwa Chair
  2. EKM Bench
  3. UKB Chair

Collection 01
  1. Mantel Shelf
  2. Samos Lounge Chair
  3. Samos Dining Chair

Base 10 —
  1. Located in Los Angeles, Base 10 is a small furniture studio by artists Lindsey Muscato & Joshua Friedman creating works with a focus on joinery and solid wood. 


1. Hikarikata


(Chaise Lounge)
25.75 x 17 x 74 in 
Seat Height 16.5 in
Patinated Coastal Live Oak and Blue Gum Eucalyptus
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In traditional Japanese timber-framing “hikarikata” is a technique where the curvature of a log is carved into a receiving timber. The reproduction of the curve employs a compass to trace the form, which is then painstakingly chiseled. Hikari means light, and the name of this technique means to “make them fit so well that no light passes through where they meet.”