New Format Studio

Vancouver, CA

About New Format Studio

New Format is a manufacturing and design firm based in Vancouver, Canada, founded in 2013 by principal Henry Norris. We use our background in architectural design and fabrication as the basis for explorations in furniture. Our motivation and interest is to take new ideas and apply them to the built environment around us. As part of our commitment to creating pieces of the highest quality, we produce and finish the majority of our work in house, at our 4000 square foot studio in Vancouver. By keeping our work close at hand, we are able to constantly experiment with the m...Read More

New Format Studio

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Connect Upholstered Highback Dining Chair in Pa...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Dining Room Chairs
Metal, Aluminum, Wool, Upholstery
The connect highback dining chair is a variation on our original Connect dining chair. This series is inspired by the work of Hans Wegner, and revisited in modern material and finish...
Connect Credenza Cabinet or Sideboard Customiza...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Credenzas
Bronze, Steel
The Connect credenza is emblematic of the contemporary interweaving of mass manufacturing and traditional joinery technique. Construction and fastening details remain as evidence ...
Connect Credenza Cabinet or Sideboard in Custom...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Credenzas
Bronze, Copper, Steel
The connect credenza is emblematic of the contemporary interweaving of mass manufacturing and traditional joinery technique. Construction and fastening details remain as evidence ...
Connect Credenza Cabinet or Sideboard in Custom...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Credenzas
Bronze, Copper, Steel
The connect credenza is emblematic of the contemporary interweaving of mass manufacturing and traditional joinery technique. Construction and fastening details remain as evidence ...
Connect Upholstered Dining Chair in Hand Blacke...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Dining Room Chairs
Metal, Aluminum, Wool
The Connect chair is inspired by the work of Hans Wegner, revisited in modern material and finishes. A simple appearance disguises careful consideration of ergonomics and the hum...
Connect Low Table in Customizable Charred Hardw...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Wood, Maple, Oak, Walnut, Bronze, Steel
The connect low table is made from charred and lacquered domestic hardwood and solid bronze. It's design is a visual reference to the process of making. The base qualities of the mat...
Lincoln Lounge Chair in Satin Bronze and Full G...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Lounge Chairs
Metal, Bronze, Leather
The Lincoln lounge chair consists of a metal frame and a single full grain leather hide, tensioned with adjustable cord lacing underneath the seat. The frame is finished to a fine ev...
Connect Credenza Cabinet or Sideboard in Steel ...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Credenzas
Bronze, Steel
The Connect credenza is emblematic of the contemporary interweaving of mass manufacturing and traditional joinery technique. Construction and fastening details remain as evidence of...
Reduction Vessel #4 Faceted Carved and Polished...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Vases
Metal, Bronze, Sheet Metal, Resin
Reduction series vessels are process driven collectible design, handmade from solid silicon bronze. Our process is as follows: 1) The blank is hand carved by the designer, reduced...
Reduction Vessel #2 Faceted Carved and Polished...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Vases
Metal, Bronze, Sheet Metal, Resin
Reduction series vessels are process driven collectible design, handmade from solid silicon bronze. Our process is as follows: 1) The blank is hand-carved by the designer, reduced f...
Reduction Vessel #5 Faceted Carved and Polished...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Vases
Metal, Bronze, Sheet Metal, Resin
Reduction series vessels are process driven collectible design, handmade from solid silicon bronze. Our process is as follows: 1) The blank is hand-carved by the designer, reduced...
Reduction Vessel #1 Faceted Carved and Polished...
Henry Norris
21st Century Canada Modern Vases
Metal, Bronze, Sheet Metal, Resin
Reduction series vessels are process driven collectible design, handmade from solid silicon bronze. Our process is as follows: 1) The blank is hand carved by the designer, reduced...

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