Furniture & Home Portfolio: Chairs & Benches
Forged Iron Outdoor Loveseat
Memorial Bench for Sam Henney from class of 2011 St. Francis High School, Louisville KY
Twisting Botanica Chair
H 30.25” W 18” L 18” Glass: 26” dia.
Leafy tendrils curve harmoniously to form the structure of this functional art piece. Kaviar’s forged ironwork is sealed with a natural, hand-rubbed wax finish.
Wrought Iron, bronze medallions, and polished concrete Adath of Sherum Cemetery, Louisville KY
Armless Chair with Leaves and Bird
H 28” W 20” L 20”
This latticework chair incorporates the organic forms of birds and leaves often showcased in Kaviar’s work. All parts were forged in the artist’s eco-friendly waste vegetable oil forge.
Iron Chair with Leaves
H 41” W 24” L 20” weight: 38lbs
This forged iron chair is embellished with latticework and organic forms found in nature. The iron was forged using Kaviar’s waste-vegetable oil forge, with oil donated by various neighborhood restaurants.
Flora and Fauna Bar Stool
H 30” W 18“ L 18” weight: 25lbs
Natural forms and wildlife come together to form a functional iron creation. Kaviar’s ironwork is created using a repurposed air hammer, originally built to be carried on a battleship in World War II. Using this tool makes Kaviar feel he is carrying out the biblical message of hammering swords into plowshares.
Wrought Leaves Short Stool
H 24” W 18“ L 18”
Bronze bench inspired by Giacometti’s Etruscan tables.
(Two of these benches were created for singer-songwriter, Reba Macentire)
Wrought Iron Bench at Yew Dell Gardens, Louisville KY