Andrew Koop is a former Iowa State University student who recently completed his master's degree at the Rhode Island School of Design. This collection of furniture designed by him incorporates soft and rigid materials, which combine excellent flexibility with structural integrity.

"To understand the relationship between the parts of a whole," Koop explains on his site. "I examine the voids between the different components, trying to discover how these spaces affect the interaction between the materials and stir emotions in the observer." [Lancia Trend Visions]