The birth of Artlantique · Forming a team · The Process · The Product · Objectives
The raw material is the boat itself. Apart from the wood, it is also, on one hand the life of the boat and that of it’s master and family. The history of a livelihood. And on the other hand, the union of fishing and carpentry in Africa.The wood of the boat doesn’t hide the thousands of nautical miles navigated along the African coast. Therefore the value is not only in the appearance but also in the history of each boat. To create a contemporary, modern design, which is above all 100% African, as much in the material as in the making.