Crystal Models       2016

Crystal Models are designed for Dutch woodworking company Kuperus & Gardenier. It is an hommage to the woodworking skills shown in the original collection of pearwood Crystal Models by René Just Haüy in the collection of the Teylers Museum.

Carpenters Jan Kuperus and Rienk Gardenier form a company specialized in traditional woodwork projects as well as working in close collaboration with designers developing new projects in wood. 

Crystal Models are in the collection of Thomas Eyck. 

COMMISSIONED BY: Kuperus & Gardenier


PIG 05049
ISBN: 978-90-812413-1-1
English, 14 x 19,6 cm, 416 pages


The Netherlands:
bookstores: Cluit B.V.


Urchin pouf, Flax project, Aran rug, Texel ottoman , Bottom Ash Observatory, Pigeon Service:

Flax Chair:


Photography: Mathijs Labadie, Roel van Tour 
Text edit: Laura Houseley
Graphic design: Kumi Hiroi
Coding: Henrik van Leeuwen 


There are currently no internships at the studio.