• THE BLUSHING BAR

    A deep pink circular bar is set to take centre stage at the Wallpaper* Handmade X: With Loveexhibition, designed by architects Chan + Eayrs and made out of red oak by Sebastian Cox. This experimental piece has been created to answer the brief of X set by the team at the magazine to celebrate 10 years of its showcase in Milan.
  • OAK REDEFINED DENFAIR

    A collaboration with Australian architect and furniture designer Adam Markowitz and graphic artist Marcus Piper, oak REDefined is a space to recharge, relax and reconnect as well as to rediscover the physical and emotional properties of American red oak.
  • MUTIPLY

    MUTIPLY

    A collaboration between AHEC, Waugh Thistleton Architects and Arup, Multiply confronts two of the current age’s biggest challenges – the dire need for the housing and the urgency to flight climate change and presents the fusion of modular systems and sustainable construction material as a solution.
  • WEAVING ARCHITECTURE

    WEAVING ARCHITECTURE

    AHEC and Miralles Benedetta Tagliabue – EMBT, present at the Biennale Architettura 2018 Weaving Architecture, an installation which encapsulates their philosophy of work and their innovative experiments on architecture as fabric, using American red oak and fibre glass thread.
  • MAGGIE'S CENTRE, OLDHAM

    Maggie’s Oldham, the world’s first building made from hardwood cross laminated timber (CLT), has opened in the UK. Designed by dRMM Architects and supported by the American Hardwood Export Council, this is a pivotal moment for modern architecture and construction.
  • THE SMILE

    The Smile is the most ambitious cross laminated timber structure ever built. Designed by Alison Brooks Architects and Arup using American tulipwood cross-laminated timber. The Smile was a ground-breaking Landmark Project for the London Design Festival 2016 set to transform the way architects and engineers approach timber construction.

AMERICAN HARDWOOD EXPORT COUNCIL

For over 25 years the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) has been at the forefront of international wood promotion, successfully building a distinctive and creative brand for U.S. hardwoods. AHEC’s global programme of activities secures a future for American hardwoods by demonstrating the performance and aesthetic potential of these sustainable materials, while providing valuable creative inspiration and technical advice.

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