Sundial Chandelier by Maarten de Ceulaer

Introduced during the Milan Salone, Maarten de Ceulaer has designed the "Sundial Chandelier" for the Nilufar Gallery. Made of anodised aluminum disks that seem to float in space "like planets in the universe", the central rod casts a sharp shadow of in different directions, as if, explains Maarten de Ceulaer, "it were illuminated by 6 different suns". "They spiral down the piece to end where they started, like a perfect loop in time. The design is all about rhythym, and each version will play a different song, with the shadows dancing to a different beat." The Sundial Chandelier is developed with and produced by the Belgian company Alton, known for their excellence in aluminum production. Every piece is be signed and numbered.  

Design drift, Fragile Future 3 à Design Miami/Basel

Le studio Design Drift (Lonneke Gordijn & Ralph Nauta) présentera à Design Miami/Basel le lustre Fragile Future (FF3), réalisé en collaboration avec la Carpenters Workshop Gallery, nouvelle déclinaison de la fantasmagorique série de luminaires aux fleurs de pissenlits. Studio Design Drift (Lonneke Gordijn & Ralph Nauta) in collaboration with Carpenters Workshop Gallery will be launching a new Fragile Future chandelier (FF3) at Design Miami/Basel, the first one in their fairy-like dandelion light series.