To Cut is to Think

Artist Name : Oscar Ruiz-SchmidtCV

To Cut is to Think


Upholstery on denim

70 x 50 x 70 cm | 27.6 x 19.7 x 27.6 in.

USD 1,200



Oscar Ruiz Schmidt, the Costa Rican fashion designer and artist behind the label Obra Gris, is a passionate advocate for sustainability and environmental consciousness. With a background in fashion and graphic design, he weaves his vision into the fabric of his designs. 

Beyond fashion, Oscar’s practice extends into home decor, as he incorporates his fashion sensibility into creating sustainable, long-lasting objects. This upholstery on denim chair blends comfort with raw beauty to celebrate denim’s timeless charm. 

From macrame and wall hangings to sculptures, lighting, and furniture, his designs bring the world of fashion into interior spaces, making a lasting impact on everyday life. Through his extensive exhibitions in Costa Rica and beyond, Ruiz Schmidt exemplifies the power of art and design in advocating for a more sustainable and conscious future. 

Additional information


Blue, white


USD 1,000 – 2,000