The defining characteristic of these pieces is the use of sharp angles that form a clear shape. Marques are not simply good ornaments for exhibition, but contain an element of practicality. The influence of Colombian heritage on the style of these pieces leaves them without adornments, creating a clean, simplistic and well-crafted shape which is perfect to sit on.
The warm tones of the woodwork are reminiscent of the Colombian coffee fields, which is apt Marques were developed in the town of El Retiro in Antioquia Colombia with rustic and local woodworking techniques. This first piece of CarmWorks combines characteristics of humbleness and elegance.
CarmWorks creates handmade furniture influenced by the observation in nature & inspired by three simple realities: nothing last, nothing is complete and nothing is perfect.