A Montblanc pen marks a milestone. Job received his first - a beautiful limited edition in silver plate - 25 years ago from his parents. "I lost the pen somehow and still feel guilty about it'. So, with his first earnings from Studio Job, he invested in three Montblanc pens.
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About Studio Job
Based in Antwerp and the Netherlands, Studio Job, a design duo founded over a decade ago by Job Smeets and Nynke Tynagel, produces one-off pieces of sculptural furniture that share little with the reigning aesthetic of minimalism and spareness. Their cast bronze works—tables whose surfaces are models of inverted cathedrals, lamps shaped like the Eiffel Tower—are laser cut for minute detailing and exquisite surface texture. Often described as “neo-gothic,” Studio Job’s pieces are fanciful without being kitschy.