WorkOf: Building a Community of Brooklyn Makers

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June 16, 2014
In the spirit of our Modern Across America issue, we sat down with WorkOf, a New York duo working to unify talented manufacturers. Read Full Article
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  Among WorkOf's collection are, from left to right, shelving by Souda Collective, floor lamp by Bower, desk by Saw, chair by Farrah Sit, trays by Saw, mirror by David Gaynor, and side table by Souda. The wallpaper is by Calico Wallpaper. Photo by Emily Johnston.
    Among WorkOf's collection are, from left to right, shelving by Souda Collective, floor lamp by Bower, desk by Saw, chair by Farrah Sit, trays by Saw, mirror by David Gaynor, and side table by Souda. The wallpaper is by Calico Wallpaper. Photo by Emily Johnston.
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  Float Chandelier by Bower
"[Bower has] this playful creativity, a real sense of humor that comes through their work," Miner says. "They’re guys you want to hang out with on the weekend. That really comes through in their work." Photo courtesy of Bower.

    Float Chandelier by Bower

    "[Bower has] this playful creativity, a real sense of humor that comes through their work," Miner says. "They’re guys you want to hang out with on the weekend. That really comes through in their work." Photo courtesy of Bower.

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  Duck Pitcher and Diagonal Camp Mug by Helen Levi
WorkOf's portfolio includes patterned ceramics by potter/photographer Helen Levi. Photo by Emily Johnston.

    Duck Pitcher and Diagonal Camp Mug by Helen Levi

    WorkOf's portfolio includes patterned ceramics by potter/photographer Helen Levi. Photo by Emily Johnston.

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  Cloud 9 bed by Vidi Vixi
Neamonitis and Miner are fans of furniture makers Vidi Vixi, run by Mark Grattan and Francis Bradley. Their wooden Cloud 9 bed is exclusive to WorkOf. Photo by Emily Johnston.

    Cloud 9 bed by Vidi Vixi

    Neamonitis and Miner are fans of furniture makers Vidi Vixi, run by Mark Grattan and Francis Bradley. Their wooden Cloud 9 bed is exclusive to WorkOf. Photo by Emily Johnston.

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  Maple and brass sofa by Farrah Sit and Rebecca Atwood
This sofa—exclusive to WorkOf—was born out of a collaboration between furniture designer Farrah Sit and textile designer Rebecca Atwood. The frame is Sit's; the upholstery Atwood's. "A lot of overlaps exist in their tastes and their styles," Neamonitis says. Photo by Emily Johnston.

    Maple and brass sofa by Farrah Sit and Rebecca Atwood

    This sofa—exclusive to WorkOf—was born out of a collaboration between furniture designer Farrah Sit and textile designer Rebecca Atwood. The frame is Sit's; the upholstery Atwood's. "A lot of overlaps exist in their tastes and their styles," Neamonitis says. Photo by Emily Johnston.

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  Dart bowls by Studio Joo
WorkOf's collection spans scales, including small objects like handmade bowls and light fixtures by Brooklyn artist Elaine Tian of Studio Joo. Photo by Emily Johnston.

    Dart bowls by Studio Joo

    WorkOf's collection spans scales, including small objects like handmade bowls and light fixtures by Brooklyn artist Elaine Tian of Studio Joo. Photo by Emily Johnston.

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