As admirer of Alexander Calder, in 1951 Schottlander created the Mantis series of lamps. Movement is intrinsic to all of Schottlander’s work: an artist, an engineer and in no small measure a handyman, he devised a clever system of counterweights combined with a series of strong, and flexible metal bars. The shade also is unique […]
The table lamp (Biny Table n?231) by Jacques BINY is almost an alien in the lunar world in the luminary world. Some appear like a robot, others as cartoon characters, and still others a radically effective minimalist object. Created in 1958, lights are still very modern. For good reading light, Biny designed it with fins […]
The Clark Collection pushes the limits of form without sacrificing functionality. Bent metal creates shades that both block and reflect the lamp?s light source, casting light evenly. A marble anchor provides a contemporary touch to its surroundings.
The Dorval Collection is a lighting collection layered in history, a subtle interplay between contemporary and vintage industrial design. Drawing equal inspiration from airport runway lights and the classic Motobecane french moped, the result is a design both confrontational and intriguing.
After the success of its floor lamp, &Tradition has expanded the Tripod series to include a table lamp with the same timeless design. Tripod, a table lamp built from powder-coated steel with brass details, reflects the clean minimalism of historic Copenhagen-based duo Hvidt & M?lgaard. Considered Old Masters of mid-century Danish design, their pieces often […]
The Cliff Collection showcases the original materials from Lambert & Fils workshop. Natural brass and matte black rods provide structure for lamps. The finishing details add character and nuance to the lamp?s robust, functional forms.
The starting point of AARO was a gesture. A movement. Simon Schmitz wanted to create an as fluid motion as possible, which immediately lead him to the sphere. A sphere has so many fantastic attributes. With a sphere as a joint they are no limited directions, it has no left or right, no top or […]