Saturday, August 3, 2013
umbilical-like glass tubes grow from within a ceiling, illuminating a space in a modern, yet very organic form. this is mathieu lehanneur's chandelier.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
antti lovag is perhaps the original bubble boy, the kind of wild and crazy designer that clients fear and other designers envy. with quotes such as 'i don't know what it's going to be like, i don't know when it's going to be finished, and i don't know how much it's going to cost,' it is pretty amazing that he had any clients at all. popular in the 60s and 70s, he invented a method called 'habitology', aiming to create structures built on principles of bringing people closer to nature through organic, non-linear forms. one of his most interesting works is the Pierre Cardin house, near Cannes (photo below)
Friday, November 9, 2012
Monday, November 5, 2012
French lighting and furniture designer Herve van der Straeten's creations are my latest obsession. Designing sculptural, bronze infused pieces with an edge, his work is functional art.