The Tuftit bench makes use of ultra-high-performance Ductal concrete in an upholstery
application. The irregular, complex topography of the seat surface, which reinterprets
traditional diamond-tufted leather, exploits the unusual elastic and lightweight properties
of the high-tech construction material. One of the solid wax cast-bronze legs projects up
near a corner of the seat, emphasizing the contrast between the bench’s matte and
Tuftit, available exclusively at Maison Gerard, was developed in collaboration with Toronto-based architecture firm Partisans.
48” W x 16” D x 16” H
- Lead Time
- 10 Weeks or longer (Made to Order)
OBJECT has an award-winning, growing line of furniture and art objects. They are the product of extensive experimentation in material and fabrication technique.