'Dame' pendant light by Luca Nichetto for Established&Sons; photo © Peter Guenzel
With his latest design, the award-winning Italian designer Luca Nichetto, whom we had the pleasure of meeting during our trip to Foscarini’s HQ, revisits his native Venice and the centuries-old glassmaking traditions of Murano island. Inspired by the said ‘traditional glass lanterns made on the island of Murano,’ the new, dramatic pendant light is manufactured by the British company Established&Sons and it is Nichetto’s second product for the London-based brand.
'Woods' pendant light by Héctor Serrano for arturo alvarez
The London-based design office of Héctor Serrano has recently realised this eye-catching pendant lamp for the Spanish lighting specialist arturo alvarez. ‘Inspired by the magic of a forest and the light [that] escapes through its majestic trees’, Woods appears to be suspended midair while the softly glowing light emanates through the multiple layers of birchwood bars. (more…)
'Granny' pendant lamp by Pudelskern Design for Casamania, 2010
There’s somewhat of a contradiction at the heart of Casamania’s new pendant lamp ‘Granny’, designed by Pudelskern Design and shown at the recent Maison & Objet design fair in Paris: a light (and, ergo, heat) source that sports a natural-wool covering. The aesthetic is industrial-design-meets-toothy-craft. While the wool comes from Tyrolian sheep, the lamp itself is knitted by hand in the Netherlands. You’ll be pleased to hear the material is fire-retardant…
to the Casamania collections on Architonic
'strip' is made of an aluminium profile 25x25mm
With ‘strip’ by Jo Hecht the firm of f-sign is once more presenting a lamp series which fits perfectly into the German manufacturer’s minimalist collections. Here too the body of the lamp consists of anodised, chrome-plated or brushed aluminium. The halogen lighting source is integrated into the slim profile (25 x 25 mm) and provides dazzle-free light. The lamp is suspended from two thin, stainless-steel wires. Strip is available as a wall-mounted, standing or table lamp and as a pendant lamp in versions ranging from 120 to 520 cm.
Detail of the 'strip' suspension lamp
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