Director / Tsukaya Suzuki (Pith Films)

Director:Tsukaya Suzuki
Assistant Director:Takahiko Watanabe
Camera:Yusaku Aoki
Music:Ayako Taniguchi
Interviewer:Takashi Kato
Producer:Kazuhiro Oyokawa

What is Maruni Wood Industry that continues to dedicate time and passion to create
the wooden furniture of timeless design with Naoto Fukasawa and Jasper Morrison?
It is a Japanese furniture brand that continuously creates sophisticated minimalism design
with minute manufacturing to rediscover original spirits of the wood.
Both designers recognize the superior techniques performed by Maruni.
Since its founding in 1928, Maruni has pursued the "“industrialize handcrafting ",
through an integration of machining techniques and the handiwork of master craftsmen,
developed over many years.
In this video presentation, art director Naoto Fukasawa talks about the
appeal of wooden chairs and Maruni’s sophisticated techniques.