photo by  Matthew Tammaro

With a focus on functional furniture, Jake Whillans aims to create objects that enhance the relation between individuals and the environments in which they dwell. His work seeks to delight through functional proficiency and details that speak to the materiality of each piece.

His process explores both digital and traditional modes of making while an underlying consideration for the longevity and sustainability of his practice informs every decision he makes.

Jake lives and works in Toronto, Ontario providing both design and fabrication services to residential, retail and hospitality sectors.