Jesús Gasca is the principal designer at Stua, a furniture company he founded in 1983 in San Sebastián, Spain. With his company’s name standing for solo tengo un amor – “I have only one love” – it is Gasca’s mission to improve the habitat in which we live. For 30 years, Stua has produced commercial-quality, eco-friendly furniture for clients around the world, from the W Hotel in Seoul to the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York. Combining innovative materials with simple shapes, the Lau Console Table (2013) is in keeping with the Stua philosophy and satisfies a need for a smartly scaled console or desk. Standing just under 29 inches tall, it fits nicely behind most DWR sofas. Ships flat to save on packing materials; simple assembly required. Made in Spain.
Natural or stained ash veneer over MDF tabletop; solid ash legs; stainless steel hardware.
Jesús Gasca is the founder and principal designer of Stua, a contemporary furniture company based in the resort town of San Sebastían, Spain. Stua prides itself on producing a limited range of furniture, with each piece exquisitely executed out of the finest materials. The style of the work can be characterized as Scandinavian with a Mediterranean touch. The company;s mission is, "to improve the habitat in which we live, by refining our designs, and using recyclable components and environmentally friendly manufacturing processes." Stua, which Gasca founded in the early '80s, has allowed him to develop his own work as a furniture designer. Trained as an engineer, Gasca specializes in technically proficient design with attention to detail.
Gasca's recent designs include the Globus Chair, Milano Table, Sapporo Shelving System, Gas Chair, Zero table and the Deneb Collection. He has also collaborated with Josep Mora to create the classic Egoa chair that won the Innovate Design Melbourne prize in 1988. Gasca also received an Adi-Fad award for his Atlas aluminum containers. Read more >