RISD Furniture Design Students Tour Tanury Industries

March 15, 2016 Company Events

Tanury Industries hosted a tour for graduate students and seniors studying furniture design at the Rhode Island School of Design, along with visiting faculty member, Ben Blanc.

The students came to learn about Tanury’s advanced manufacturing methods and how manufacturing influences the design process. VP of Sales, Patrick Lynch, and Sales Administrative Assistant, Matthew Akkaoui, led the tour of Tanury’s PVD and electroplating facilities and gave the students insight on the importance of manufacturing functionality when designing jewelry, furniture, and lighting.

Ben Blanc, visiting faculty member in RISD's Furniture Design Department, tours Tanury Industries with his students. Photo credit: Matthew Akkaoui