Wendell Castle (born November 6, 1932 in Emporia, Kansas, USA) is an American furniture artist and a leading figure in American craft. He is often credited with being the father of the art furniture movement
.Embracing Upheaval is a fearless exploration, encompassing two groups: Block and Free Form. Each can be seen alone or as elements of a larger story, both familiar and a departure. Lyrical and unexpected, the new series continue Castleâ€™s life-long interest in pushing the boundaries of furniture making, and represent Castleâ€™s latest formal exploration into the convergence of sculpture and design.