Topher Gent is a Rhode Island based artist and designer. As a native Rhode Islander, he earned his BFA at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) in Providence. In addition to crafting beautiful furniture strictly for function, Topher also makes sculptural works in furniture as well as more expressive works in wood, steel, stone and more. Topher's work, while varied, conveys concepts and ideas through carefully designed objects and sculptures, often demonstrating a simultaneous use of traditional craft and modern technology. His work has been exhibited in various galleries and museums throughout the northeast. Currently, Topher lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island.