The Thicket Console is an elegant design that pairs fully customizable solid wood tabletops with slender cast aluminum legs. The tabletops are made to order in AKMD's Chicago Studio and are available in an extensive range of species and finishes, including whole-log slabs. The legs can be finished in an array of powder coats or can be plated in nickel or brass.
Pricing: reflects customized piece shown above.
DESIGNER AND/OR MANUFACTURER’S STORY:
The US based company AKMD was founded in 2011 by designers Michael W. Dreeben, who lives in Chicago, and Ayush Kasliwal, who lives in Jaipur, India. “From a design and production standpoint, the business really tries to take advantage of our relative strengths,” says Dreeben, who first met Kasliwal in Jaipur while studying vernacular woodworking on a Fulbright scholarship. “It’s a matter of strategically marrying our best resources…”