What a great feeling when we get recognition for our work on workspace furniture and systems that make workdays more productive, healthy and enjoyable. We have been bringing fresh thinking into a rather unimaginative office furniture industry and the waves that we have made have not gone unnoticed… Hence this award. See the new epik™ […]
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Designed for flexibility and engagement on sooo many levels, the new additions also don’t hold back on “epik-ness”. For the last few months we have been engaged in developing what we believe are products that will help activate and energise the workplace and specifically help teams to do their thing effectively. At 100% Design this […]
When you think and design differently from other companies you initially meet with a lot of resistance and disbelief especially in something as formal as the workspace industry, after all humans are creatures that prefer to follow, to copy and to play it safe. At RAW we have never done any of those things and […]
So you’ve watched the teaser video, above, right? Good, now let’s get you up to speed with the rest of the story. In our last blog newsletter we gave a little taste of a current project for the University of Pretoria , which sparked the development of a brand new furniture range. (Didn’t read it? […]
Something is stirring deep within the belly of our beautiful motherland and it’s time that workers everywhere rise up and show that they have had enough! “Had enough of what?” the unenlightened employer may ask. At RAW we are fighting the system, the system that keeps providing us with ill conceived, unsustainable, badly designed and […]
Companies and designers have to keep challenging their designs to remain contemporary: a challenge that requires alternative approaches and thinking. With some insight into what RAW is up to, here are our top 5 ways to get in tune with ‘different’: 1. Have an opposite day. Used to tackling your design process in a specific […]
This Visi magazine featured designer reveals her 4 funniest experiences being new to furniture design and RAW. 1. Avoid stereotypes. On my first visit, I expected a grimy old chaotic workshop full of mounds of saw dust , furniture parts scattered everywhere and sad fluorescent lights flickering overhead. To my surprise Raw Studios was the […]
Here are 10 solid reasons why we can make a real difference to your next project.
1. We’re more affordable than you think.
2. We actually care about your health and wellbeing
3. We don’t just talk the talk, we innovate, we don’t just combine, we design.
Simpl Stor™, 2016 refreshed version more versatile and project friendly. Since its unceremonious launch three years ago the simpl stor™ range has grown from a basic storage solution into something very refined and varied in its application possibilities whilst still retaining that simple clean-lined elegance, quirkiness and downright ridiculously high cuddle factor. For its 2016 […]
Making Love In The Workshop… For The Love Of Making. Its not only eager hands caressing curvaceous forms, surfaces coated in glistening spray and slow rhythmic massage like (sanding) movements that shows how much we love making things. The love of making is both a serious and a fun thing at Raw and we have […]