Anti-chandelier made from 85 light bulbs

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Wednesday 31 July 2013

We have a slight fascination with chandeliers, we admit. There’s something about the opulence of chandeliers that gets us, which is why we were so taken with this geeky one made of books, candles and bulbs not that long ago. Now, thanks to Dutch design collective Droog, we’ve found the perfect anti-chandelier made from 85 […]

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Adam Wallacavage’s Octopus-inspired chandeliers

Denimu Contributor

By Denimu in New Art on Monday 29 April 2013

Living in the home country of IKEA, it is always nice to see something original, hand crafted, and AWESOME. Adam Wallacavage’s chandeliers are just that. Creating the chandelier from epoxy clay, spray paint and ‘secret sauce to give it that classy glassy look,’ Wallacavage creates extravagant ornamental sculptures crafted in a myriad of colours and […]

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Chandelier made of books, candles and bulbs

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Art on Friday 14 December 2012

Books we can’t flip, but make us flip? Such a thing exists: the book chandelier by Korean artist Kim Songhe. It’s made from old books, waxed-over candles and rustic light bulbs. Makes sense. Books illuminate. You may now proceed to flip as well.

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Chandeliers made of beer bottles

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Thursday 8 November 2012

Lads who dig their low-brow lager as well as the finer things in life will love these homely beer bottle chandeliers by Barlite. Here you can choose from their no-frills basic light fixtures, 2 to 4 tier chandeliers, and even 40-bottle pool table lights, all held together by tenacious steel rods hugging beer bottles tight. Just check out that divine light pouring out of these bottles — it’s time to get another beer.

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Chandeliers made from recycled bike parts

Nini Baseema Contributor

By Nini Baseema in New Eco on Wednesday 22 September 2010

Mexican artist Carolina Fontoura Alzaga makes beautiful Victorian-era chandelier sculptures from the beaten remains of old bike parts.

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Customized bling chandeliers

Sonya Rosendorff Reader Find

By Sonya Rosendorff in New Products on Thursday 30 April 2009

Netherlands-based artist Hans van Bentem creates spectacular, rock ‘n’ rollesque chandeliers. That’s right, why not a skull or a pistol chandelier in a one bedroom flat? It sounds ever so grand.

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