Even the most cursory glance at the modernist pieces of furniture crafted by Phantom Hands is enough to spot the gleam of hand-polished teak and the intricate rattan patterns that have now become synonymous with the studio’s designs. Founded by Deepak Srinath, the studio often collaborates with like-minded international designers, and handcrafts each of its pieces in its workshop in Bengaluru, in close partnership with a team of carpenters, polishers, cane weavers and upholsterers. Back in 2013, Phantom Hands began as an online catalogue for vintage furniture and antiques, but soon transformed into a furniture workshop with a sharp interest in contemporizing artisanal craftsmanship through modest design interventions.
You can read up to 3 premium stories before you subscribe to Magzter GOLD
Log in, if you are already a subscriber
Get unlimited access to thousands of curated premium stories, newspapers and 5,000+ magazines
READ THE ENTIRE ISSUE
July - August 2020