Crescent Rocker by Wendell Castle in Rare Macassar Ebony Wendell  Castle
 Vintage Lounge Chair by Wendell Castle Wendell  Castle
 A vintage Molar lounge chair by Wendell Castle Wendell  Castle
Molar Settee by Wendell Castle Wendell  Castle
 Rare Vintage Swivel Molar Coffee Table by Wendell Castle Wendell  Castle
 Rare Molar Coffee Table by Wendell Castle Wendell  Castle

Wendell Castle
(USA, 1932−)

Wendell  Castle

Brief Biography:
Born in Emporia, Kansas in 1932, Wendell Castle graduated from the University of Kansas with a B.F.A. in industrial design in 1958, and a M.F.A. in sculpture in 1961. From 1962 through 1969, Castle taught at the Rochester Institute of Technology, School for American Crafts. In 1980, Castle opened the Wendell Castle School in Scottsville, NY, where woodworking and furniture design are taught. In 1988, the school became part of the Rochester Institute of Technology. In 1998, Castle founded The Wendell Castle Collection, where he works with a design team to create furniture for residential, hospitality, and contract markets.rnCastle is known throughout the world for his furniture designs in wood, plastic, and bronze. His work is represented in many major museums, including the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, the Museum of Arts and Design, and the Brooklyn Museum in New York, the Smithsonian American Art Museum and Renwick Gallery, Washington, DC, The Art Institute of Chicago, The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, the Detroit Art Institute, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London.rnrn