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Dutch artist Chris Ruhe designs and builds furniture using reclaimed building materials set at radical angles. Whether it’s a cabinet unit made from old doors, or shelves made from discarded ladders, Ruhe’s divergent style comes out in his work. [via Recyclart]

Michael Colombo

Michael Colombo

In addition to being an online editor for MAKE Magazine, Michael Colombo works in fabrication, electronics, sound design, music production and performance (Yes. All that.) In the past he has also been a childrens’ educator and entertainer, and holds a Masters degree from NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program.


  • Dennis Mabrey

    I really like the last piece.   The way he bends different parts around the corners looks quite natural.   Very cool.

  • http://www.aspectsfurniture.co.uk/oak-furniture/ Oak furniture Macclesfield

    The furniture images are really incredible and i am very impress with that. We can use our unwanted and waste things in such a way that it may usable again. Thanks a lot.

  • http://www.aspectsfurniture.co.uk/oak-furniture/ Oak furniture Macclesfield

    The furniture images are really incredible and i am very impress with that. We can use our unwanted and waste things in such a way that it may usable again. Thanks a lot.

  • http://upholsteryvancouver.ca/ Reupholstery

    Cool furnitures, are you selling these? I am interested

  • cesar sanchez

    not just witty but artistic

  • http://www.wearedownbythebay.blogspot.com Stephanie

    Love this stuff so different and so fantastic!!

  • Gray Dog

    Unfortunately, all the things I build look like that regardless…. They did that on purpose?