Kent Gration Costello Seat
Costello Seat is Iron Design Award winner in 2016 - 2017 Sustainable Products, Projects and Green Design Award Category.
Costello Seat

The Costello Seat's organic form and sophisticated use of cross-laminated E0 low VOC FSC certified bamboo, reveals a mosaic of vertical and horizontal DNA-like grain patterns, representing innovation in design and material usage. The piece showcases the exotic and tactile qualities of bamboo, imbuing a personable sense of warmth and engagement. The piece is hand assembled and finished using CNC produced components with minimal waste generated during the production process. The seat is produced upon confirmation of orders to ensure high standards of quality control with no excess production.

Costello Seat
Kent Gration Costello
Kent Gration Seat
Kent Gration design
Kent Gration design
Kent Gration

As a globally awarded, published and recognised environmentally-aware designer Kent Gration's furniture and lighting range 'Wambamboo' has enabled and provided an important platform to create a discourse within the global design community and general consumer market regarding sustainability in the furniture and lighting design sectors. Kent pioneered the use of bamboo in high-end furniture and lighting design at the Salone Satellite in 2007, promoting its environmentally-aware benefits with national and international awards and recognition in many leading awards programs and publications. Kent has been highly regarded within academic settings, as a sessional lecturer and design facilitator.

Wambamboo by Kent Gration

The Wambamboo by Kent Gration encompasses stylish and functional bamboo furniture, lighting and everyday objects. The range highlights bamboo's versatility as a natural high-end material using bamboo poles, cross-laminated boards and veneers, whilst promoting the environmental benefits of this rapidly renewable resource.