Another collection, Puzzdeco is comprised of lightweight metal shapes resembling puzzle pieces and produced in various sizes, patterns and palettes of color. They afford interior walls endless arrangements with colors that can coordinate an entire space. Sophistication and whimsy are two sides of their appeal.
Kozo Kawanami comes from a family of metalworkers who first founded a Kyoto hardware store in 1904. They transitioned into blacksmithing and thereafter metalwork design from machines to fine art pieces. Their production encompasses the shinkansen’s high-speed train panels to motors, confectionary equipment and play structures.