benjamin hubert crafts guide match + table lights for potion is tomorrow
January 29, 2015 - table lamp
benjamin hubert crafts guide match + list lights for potion is tomorrow
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designboom participated in a potion is tomorrow workshop in denizli, turkey hosted during şişecam group — one of a world’s tip 3 home glassware manufacturers. already in a fifth edition, glass is tomorrow aims during bringing onward a craftsmanship and techniques employed in potion blowing, pulling a bounds of a routine and a material; along with scrutiny of grave and cultured possibilities of a middle within today’s context of design. a beginning invites contemporary designers to rivet in this ancient tradition so that they might benefit new perspectives on a methodologies surrounding potion blowing, and by their investigate and investigation detect a square of their possess during a factory. a formula of this seminar were initial debuted during a 2014 istanbul settlement biennial in november. benjamin hubert presented a ‘beacon’ lighting collection to a larger european marketplace during maisonobjet 2015 in paris.
up tighten perspective of a dual potion components
benjamin hubert was among a designers in this fifth workshop. a british engineer satisfied a square that considers how normal potion operative procedures can be blending for contemporary use in lighting, and how a light itself can be used as an constituent member to a design. his ensuing ‘beacon’ match and list lamps celebrate virginity of form. any square is comprised of dual elementary and superb blown potion components – all of that residence a same inner component, though differ in their outmost form.
the inner and outmost vessels are rendered in opposite colors
the common interior member is hand-blown and afterwards cold-worked regulating a normal technique famous as battuto, in that a aspect of a potion is hand-cut on a girding appurtenance to emanate a settlement of non-static shapes and depth. light is afterwards projected by a inner component, formulating musical caustics caused by a shade and highlights of a motifs on a outmost blown potion part.
top perspective of a flare with wiring detail
the outmost square of both a match and list flare is sand-blasted on a interior to improved constraint a antacid outcome and to disband a light. there are 4 opposite battuto patterns in a ‘beacon’ collection, any formulating a opposite form of light and shadow.
the slim form of a ‘beacon’ list light
‘beacon’ list lamp
top perspective that shows how a inner member sits within a outmost vessel
detail of a dual components that make adult a ‘beacon’ lights
detail of one of a 4 battuto patterns that accoutre a ‘beacon’ lights
‘beacon’ list lamps
‘beacon’ match lamps
the outmost member of a lamps are sandblasted digest a antacid effect, while also diffusing a light
detail of a inner potion hardness that projects a settlement onto a outmost vessel
filing a battuto settlement onto a ‘beacon’ lamp
glass floating routine to figure a outmost form of ‘beacon’
promotes a high turn of qualification and settlement in contemporary potion making
lighting and setting are during a hint of a complicated turkish and tellurian informative temperament and are re-invented and re-created by a collaborative work of both a designers and potion artists and makers. a 5th glass is tomorrow seminar has been hold during şişecam group‘s handmade potion bureau in denizli, turkey, from 18 to 24 october 2014.
during a one-week glass is tomorrow workshop, normal glassmaking was challenged by invited general eccentric designers and glassmakers who included: autoban / seyhan özdemir and sefer cağlar (TR), nigel coates (UK), luca corvatta of studio benjamin hubert (UK), tomas kral (CH), tamer nakisci (TR), adrien rovero (CH), studio rygalik / gosia and tomek rygalik, and bare settlement team: sinem hallı and sevgi kes (TR).
a brief story of ‘şişecam group‘
the turkish potion roots go behind to a byzantine duration in anatolia where beads, bracelets and colorful potion products were constructed formed on ancient potion techniques such as casting, press and core frame as good as potion windows and potion oil lamps regulating a plain potion for formulating musical and lighting effects. after on, potion craftsmen were roving from france to turkey during a power of a ottoman empire’s reform-minded sultan selim III. with a substructure of a republic, a turkish potion attention was given new opportunities. a initial inhabitant potion bureau was founded on a slopes of a bosphorus during paşabahçe, not distant from a site of other potion studios in 1935 by a directives of ataturk and a capitulation of a parliamentary commission.
one of a many determined enterprises in turkey, sisecam organisation is a tellurian actor in business fields including all categorical areas of glass, i.e. prosaic glass, glassware, potion wrapping and fiberglass, as good as soda and chrome compounds. sisecam, 2nd largest glassware, 3rd largest prosaic potion and 4th largest potion wrapping manufacturer in europe in terms of prolongation capacity, has prolongation activities in turkey, germany, italy, bulgaria, romania, slovakia, hungary, bosnia-herzegovina, a russian federation, georgia, ukraine, egypt and india. an general organisation with an knowledge of 79 years, some-more than 20.000 employees, prolongation activities in 13 countries and sales in 150 countries, sisecam aims during apropos one of a 3 largest tellurian manufacturers in line with a prophesy for 2020.
this initial factory, founded as a ‘türkiye sisecam cam fabrikalari A. S.’ will see a 80th anniversary in 2015. a potion setting multiplication manufactures soda-ash and clear potion both palm mode and involuntary production. a association collected many potion craftsmen from all tools of a nation and grown into an critical potion creation core for a story of turkish glass. ever given 1935, it has been behaving a investment and prolongation around a deployment of state-of-the-art record in a potion attention as good as investigate and growth activities to accommodate a entirety of essential mandate for potion products in a country.