The CLASTE editions is an iconoclastic furniture collection crafted and created in Montreal. The collection pieces express an imaginative and refined simplicity with an unrelenting attention to detail. By combining an in-depth knowledge of traditional techniques of craftsmanship and artistry with a desire to push the boundaries of what is possible, the Claste studio has created a collection that blends the familiar with the extraordinary and stands at the crossroads of art and design, timelessness and modernity.
The Claste studio works closely with the finest artisans at all stages of the development process. Every step from design conception to finishing is analyzed and refined ensuring that all their work is infused with a unique expression of ingenuity and permanence.
Founded in 2017 as a collaboration between Martin Poitras, Philip Hazan and creative director Quinlan Osborne, Claste studio launches its first collection "tension" debuted at ICFF in New York to critical success. Fragility and stability are essential to the experience of the Tension collection. Quinlan Osborn creates pieces that look impossibly stable yet simultaneously grounded. By embracing tension rather than rejecting it, the commonplace transforms into something transcendent and profound.