Provincial EssaysBombast Furniture
Digital Archive Development
Marked by an engagement with the modernist legacy, the Bombast product line is perhaps best understood as the material trace of what is in many ways a very personal learning curve. When we began in this business, we were too young and too inexperienced to know that our dream — participation in a global design culture — was “impossible” from the relative isolation that is our Vancouver home. That we are still at it remains a function of our unwillingness to accept the obvious.
Goodweather is delighted to be working with Russell Baker, founder and principle designer of Bombast Furniture, on a monograph cataloging nearly 30 years of work as a furniture designer and manufacturer in Vancouver.