My pals over at Workstead clued me in to Brooklyn designer Asher Israelow. He’s a RISD grad with degrees in fine arts and architecture. He currently lives and works in Red Hook, Brooklyn designing and building furniture.

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Desk with drawers. The walnut slab floats atop a maple base. Oil finish on solid and veneered wood.

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

A bed that is a simple platform built with traditional joinery. The oil finish accentuates two tones of walnut and a touch of inlay.

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Star Map is a table for star gazers. Brass inlay on a single walnut slab. A map of things to come.

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Cloudy Table and Side Table are seamless tables made of black walnut with spalting maple and exposed joints.

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Asher Israelow in home furnishings  Category

Simon’s Table is a coffee table with drawers. The black walnut top wraps around a silver maple interior. Two racing stripes added for sport.