Mass Table by Ross Gardam
During Melbourne Design Week 2024, Studio Ross Gardam presented its latest limited edition, the Mass Table. The table is a combination of a minimalist design language and raw, natural elements. The development of the table led the studio on a contemplative journey exploring the fundamental equilibrium of form and mass. The straightforward design and the...

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Aesence is an independent art and design publication dedicated to minimalist aesthetics. Founded out of a deep appreciation and fascination, Aesence aims to promote awareness and appreciation of minimalism in art and design.