Hilla Shamia (b. 1983) is a product designer based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Upon
finishing her Industrial Design studies at Holon Institute of Technology (HIT),
Hilla opened an independent design studio. The studio focuses on material
research and development of forms, whilst drawing tremendous inspiration from
the process of time and the supposed imperfections found in nature. Hilla
Shamia’s acclaimed Wood Casting™ furniture seeks to capture the unpredictable
and dramatic encounter between the natural elements of wood and aluminum.