What John was trying to do in his work was push that limit to create a sense of strain in the wood’s gesture. Conceptually, he was trying to allow beauty to be the product of strain. recariousness, harmony, balance, stress, and fluidity are some of the words he uses to describe his aesthetic. His furniture and lamps are made up of bent wood, and done so in such a way that no two are the same.
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Using the mechanical and structural qualities of pleats to create strange and large self-supporting volumes, the wrinkled Tyvek® bodies filter light to create soft illuminations. Conceived in two different sizes, the hanging modules also implement various printed patterns to complement the corrugated iron base colorway.
Drawstring Lamp is manufactured in a small scale line production in cooperation with local companies and social organisations. The textile we work with is off cuts from the textile producer Svensson Markspelle. Material that would otherwise go to waste. Originally designed to filtrate sun light, it also works beautifully as a lampshade. The natural stiffness […]
Ceiling lamp created from the Facetat dish. We have devised a new manufacturing system; starting from a flat sheet we are able to model the geometry of the lamp to our liking. The final result is a unique piece of lightweight appearance, which distributes the light uniformly on the bottom, while reflects spectacular patterns on the ceiling, creating a warm ambiance.
Made of sand-cast recycled aluminium, this smaller sized pendant, developed in collaboration with Swedish designers Claesson Koivisto Rune, gives a soft and friendly impression. Any imperfections of the metal are meant to be there. The textile cord adds further softness. The pendant comes in nine different colours.