In January there will be an exhibit of what is now considered vintage Nakashima furniture along with architectural drawings and sketches.
GEORGE NAKASHIMA'S WORK AT THE WING LUKE MUSEUM
George Nakashima: A Master's Furniture and Philosophy is on exhibit through January 20, 2013 at the Wing Luke Museum in Seattle. From the Wing Luke Museum: A leading mid-20th century designer in woodworking, 1929 UW architecture graduate George Nakashima (1905-1990) is known for his fine detailing, finishing, and spirituality, stemmed from a deep kinship with nature. Featuring vintage Nakashima furniture, architectural drawings and sketches, follow how Nakashima's life experiences translated into his work and explore his legacy today.
Nakashima Woodworker film
from Bob Krist
George Nakashima made some unconventional choices for his life after his formal education. Wikepedia provides a concise summary of his experiences here.