Michael Cullen

Michael Cullen, trained by English furniture maker, David Powell, is part of a woodworking lineage that stretches back to Edward and Sydney Barnsley and the era of English Arts and Crafts. With 35 years in the craft his work ranges from delicate dovetailed boxes that fit in your hand to monolithic sculptural pieces that are best lifted with a crane.  At present he’s restoring an late 18th century barn in western Connecticut that will house his workshop.


The Art of the Box

Explore the use of pattern, texture and color on both flat and three-dimensional surfaces.  Investigate different approaches and forms that a box and vessel form can take on using both […]

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