Tim greets us during a aged doorway within a doorway to his studio in executive Onehunga. It’s a light-filled exemplary industrial shed, standard of those being commandeered by tiny artistic businesses, only like Tim’s.
Though one get’s a sense he’s stuffing this space flattering fast and competence need something bigger soon!
The front of a space is a salon with some walls panelled in smart plywood, some embellished white with a strange roof beams above… ideal environment for his no-nonsense, spontaneous though really stylish operation of furniture, lighting and homeware. Tim has combined this space to uncover off his ever-growing range… all 33 pieces with some-more to come in a nearby future. He’s already formulating whole room settings with products for walls, roof and floor. Not bad for a engineer who graduated in 2009.
He shares a space with artist Askew 1, aka Elliot O’Donnell and art exhibitions beauty a walls from time to time. A few of his works are now on display, a above square being partial of a array patrician “Everything is dust”.
Now, only into his sixth year underneath his code Tim Webber Design, Tim’s products are proof renouned and offered well. Not surprisingly he’s picking adult awards, a latest being HOME Design Awards 2014 Finalist for his Duffel Stool and Ottoman [seen above]. He started winning his swag of awards early on with the ۲۰۱۲ Design Folio Incubator Award Winner for his Y Stool Ampel Pendant and Silver for his Y Stool during Best [below] . He’s done Finalist for his Switch Floor Lamp in a Best Awards as good as Home Design Awards in 2013.
Tim’s accessible and easy-going demeanour is apparent in his work. Informal, artless and simple, though with purify uncluttered lines together with honest materials like plywood, metals and felt, a work is exemplary and contemporary. “As a seat engineer we demeanour to emanate designs that are uninformed and innovative, nonetheless elementary and clean. we have a genuine concentration on a peculiarity of my product and a firmness of materials. we make products that will be a covenant to solid, organic pattern for many years to come”.
Recently Tim has been adding homewares to his seat collection. Cleverly creation a many of off-cuts from a workshop, he’s combined Notch Wall Hooks, Spot Cushions and candle sticks nonetheless to go into production.