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Resident releases all timber furniture pieces in an Umber Stain

Resident is proud to be adding a new stain to its array of stocked timber finishes, with the introduction of Umber across ten items in the Offset, Tangerine, Pier and Pick Up Sticks ranges.

The change comes into immediate effect, with Residents global warehouses already flush with stock.

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Iconic Photoshoot - Eyrie

On the 1st of December 2014 Resident conducted an iconic photoshoot at a remote cabin north of Tāmaki Makaurau, Aotearoa.

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Emily Priest Interview

Resident collaborator Emily Priest of Cheshire Architects refuses to accept disciplinary or typological boundaries within design. She leads a team of designers that push the studio’s work beyond building and into interior, graphic, product, web, furniture, lighting and textile design.

Emily was the project lead for The Hotel Britomart Interiors, The Libraries and a range of Freemans Bay and Queenstown Residences featuring Resident product.

Emily co-designed Residents Fulcrum Table Lamp, Foundry Floor Light, Parison Pendant and Parison Table Light. 

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Veronica Crockford-Pound Interview

Resident collaborator Veronica (often known as PICTVRE) is a powerful creative force best known for her film, photography and creative direction work. Based in Tāmaki Makaurau, Aotearoa/Auckland, New Zealand. Working alongside longterm collaborator Joseph Griffen, the pair have an interest in the surreal nature of light and form. With a keen eye to optical phenomena, their expertise in analogue film brings a timeless materiality to each image. 

PICTVRE have been featured in Vogue, Dazed, iD Magazine and Wallpaper.

Clients include: Lorde, M.A.C Cosmetics, Jessica McCormack, Sans [ceuticals] Les Mills, Resident

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Van Bone Restaurant

In the rolling hills of Marion Bay lies Van Bone restaurant, sitting quietly within the landscape utilising the ever changing seasons.

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