Inspired by the work of the Sarasota School of Architecture, the Truss Chair is a mid-century styled piece that features a solid natural oak frame with an interlocking truss base and finger joint detailing on the arms. An eminently functional design, this sofa is also made socially useful, as for each one purchased Fab will make a small donation to City Harvest, an organization dedicated to rescuing food for hungry New Yorkers.
Canadian industrial engineer David Podsiadlo launched Toronto-based Gus* Design Group in a basement with two friends in 2002. The company’s furniture and lighting offer a contemporary take on mid-century archetypes. Using simple yet original profiles, tailored lines, and honest materials, its unfussy pieces incorporate practical purpose with quality construct
Seat height 17". Constructed with 100% FSC-certified wood.
City Harvest regularly gives food to nearly 600 community organizations, a service complemented by programs that address longer-term issues that surround hunger in New York City.