– Sparkeology

Sparkeology is innovative furniture for public spaces. Product designed by Valerie Schmieder, Matthew Maher, and Scott Sikkema. www.sparkeology.com  

GR Magazine: Spark of Genius

Sparkeology came about just as its name suggests — in a flash. The new company is a spinoff of Worden, a 60-year-old library furniture maker based in Holland. Seven months after initial discussions about how furniture solutions for libraries also could be used in cafes, lobbies and more, Sparkeology lit a fire in June at […]

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MMQB: Sparkeology

When a long-established library furniture maker, design firm and marketing company get together, sparks can fly when it comes to creative new furniture. Such is the case with Sparkeology, a new West Michigan rooted subsidiary of the Worden Co., and collaborative venture with architecture and design firm Via Design and its sister company Viable and […]

Rapid Growth: Sparkeology crafts innovative pieces for public spaces

A hip new furniture startup in Holland plans to spark up the way people use public spaces with the launch of the company’s initial furniture line geared for a technology-driven society. Sparkeology is a combined effort of longtime library furniture-maker The Worden Company, architecture and design firm Via Design and its sister company Viable, and […]