urbancase is a seattle based furniture design and build firm founded in 2002 by metal worker and sculptor darin montgomery. our design philosophy is to create objects that contribute to a simpler, pared back lifestyle focusing on basic aesthetic elements and functionality. we make informed decisions about the materials and methods we use in an attempt to minimize the negative impact on the environment.

catherine grisez, rachel illingworth, and darin montgomery form a partnership that combines artistic experience and design sensibility. known for innovative techniques and a creative use of materials including wood, metal, ink, and resin, urbancase hand builds each piece in their seattle workshop.info