alessandro zambelli transforms beetle anatomy into list flare for .exnovo

January 27, 2015 - table lamp

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alessandro zambelli transforms beetle anatomy into list flare for .exnovo
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according to alessandro zambelli, ‘infinite sparseness infrequently opens into gigantic universes. take entomology, for example. notwithstanding a sequence systems, it never loses hold with a beauty and sorcery of discovery.’ zambelli takes this despotic discipline’s dark attract as a starting indicate for ‘maggiolina’, a collection of list lamps and wall lights from .exnovo on preview during maison et objet (hall 8, mount C19).

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the design creates an reference to story of ‘the metamorphosis’ by franz kafka

 

 

 

 

the italian engineer laces a consternation of scholarship with anticipation by creation an reference to ‘the metamorphosis’ of franz kafka, whose impression wakes adult remade into an stiff small creature. in this project, kafka’s story influences another, on-going expansion – only as surreal, though witty and interesting too: a beetle becomes a lamp. by a circular figure of a sinterized polyamide diffuser, we can make out a discriminating bombard of a forewings, prepared to exhibit a source of illuminance within.

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the product measures 14.8 cm far-reaching by 15.3 cm high and is 11.5 cm deep

 

 

 

partially shaped regulating 3D printing, a hand-made ceramic bottom hints during tools and likenesses attributable to a scarabaeidae family. available in white, light blue, marsala, and mustard, a designs mix technical strictness with imagination, calculation with awe. as a result, ‘maggiolina’ is plain though intangible, compress though lightweight. the product measures 14.8 cm far-reaching by 15.3 cm high and is 11.5 cm deep. it is suitable for use with an E14, 3 W fluorescent bulb.

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the work is suitable for use with an E14, 3 W fluorescent bulb.

 

 

 

innovative record and handicraft, digital make and analog correctness mount in tragedy as a plan reveals another metamorphosis, fundamental in a creation. ‘all .exnovo products are an apparent matrimony of opposites: record during a use of craftsmanship in singular synthesis,’ explains zambelli. ‘manufacturing value is a keynote of a following collections, as mass prolongation is remade into singular editions and one-offs.’

 

 

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