Phil Ross: Yamanaka McQueen


Phil Ross grew a series of fungal furniture at Workshop Residence in Fall 2012. The Yamanaka chairs owe their name to Shigeru Yamanaka, a Japanese scientist who described how fungal cells can be used as a natural binding agent for different materials. Each piece is unique.

Reishi mushroom; walnut or oak wood legs

34" x 22" 19"

Made in San Francisco, CA.

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