The In Between SK5 / SK6 rectangular tables are the result of Sami Kallio's strong knowledge of traditional woodworking techniques and his ingenious attention to detail. It all started with the In Between chair, which he then declined into bar stools and tables.
The In Between SK5 / SK6 rectangular tables are available in several sizes and finishes.
Clear lacquered oak – 90 x 200 cm
Black lacquered oak – 90 x 200 cm
Smoked oak – 90 x 200 cm
Clear lacquered oak – 100 x 250 cm
Black lacquered oak – 100 x 250 cm
Smoked oak – 100 x 250 cm
Sami Kallio was born in Finland and raised in Sweden, where he honed his skills in traditional woodworking craftsmanship, such as compression moulding and woodturning. An award-winning designer with a studio based in in Gothenburg, Kallio designs furniture and interiors translating classical shapes into contemporary expressions with an industrial aesthetic which resonate with a modern-minded audience.
Man and machine both play a role in many of Kallio’s creations. Merging modern methods of industrial manufacturing with handcrafted techniques. The result is a refreshing balance between the past and the present.
The In Between chair and table offer a wink to the past in a timeless design with a focus forward. The interplay between positive and negative space is central to the concept, where forms are created by the shape as well as gaps in between. "This series fuses tradition with revolution, one of the founding principles at &Tradition," notes Martin Kornbek Hansen. "The crafting techniques and use of wood are steeped in our Nordic heritage. An important aspect of our designs which we are keen to keep alive."