Sculpted item: Aya armchair by Branca Lisboa

Branca Lisboa launched Aya, a lightweight armchair crafted from beech or walnut in Portugal. Composed of slim and sculpted pieces of wood, the Aya armchair’s frame has been pared back, using the minimum amount of material to maximum effect. It was designed by Marco Sousa Santos. Aya is available in beech or walnut with the seat available in wood or leather.

Branca Lisboa is a Portuguese furniture brand developed by art director and designer Santos. It is based in Lisbon.


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