October 21, 2019
Reviving artisanal woodwork in Bosnia and Herzegovina
By Stasha Igrutinovic
EBRD and EU support furniture-maker Artisan’s growth abroad
Bosnia and Herzegovina’s long tradition of woodwork owes much to its geography and ample supply of quality raw materials. With just over half its area covered in forests, it should come as no surprise that many world-renowned, handcrafted furniture brands come from the country.
One of them is Artisan. From its roots in a family grown, brick and mortar shop to fame as furniture designer supplying foreign markets, Artisan’s climb to the top is the culmination of a love for wood nurtured over 50 years. Read more